70,000 people in danger, Communication down, 90 year old dam prone to breakage. 13 people killed. This is Puerto Rico.
The effect of hurricane maria have greatly afflicted the lives of many who live on the tiny island of Puerto Rico. Over 3.4 million people are without communication across the island and to them communication is vital for survival. the very limited contact between the island and the mainland are by several ships just to aide with 1.6 million gallons of water and 23,000 cots for those who’s roofs were ripped of there houses and destroyed.The hurricane has sent Peurto Rico spiraling into decades of reconstruction and 73 billion debt crisis has left the agencies of power company’s broke. Described as nearly a 50 miles wide tornado on a direct hit to land has opened an abyss of terror in the lives of Puerto Ricans.