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Death toll from Hurricane Michael rises to 6

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Posted at 5:00 PM, Oct 11, 2018
and last updated 2019-09-30 08:55:16-04

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WTXL) - Six people have died in the aftermath of Hurricane Michael, according to ABC News.

WTXL ABC 27 confirmed that four of those deaths occurred in Gadsden County and at least one of them involved a tree falling through a victim's home.

The Gadsden County Sheriff's Office confirmed to WTXL that two people died in Greensboro, one person died in Gretna and another died in Quincy.

In Seminole County, Georgia, an 11-year-old girl died after a mobile carport was picked up by the wind, crashed through the roof, and hit the girl on her head.

ABC News is reporting that the death occurred somewhere in North Carolina.

We're working to get more details on the circumstances surrounding all the victims' deaths as well as the victim's identities.