Notes from the Field Mortality Associated with Hurricane Matthew — United States October 2016
Wang, A., Issa, A., Bayleyegn, T., et al.. (2017). Notes from the Field: Mortality Associated with Hurricane Matthew — United States, October 2016. Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report. 66(5);145–146.
This brief article describes the causes of death associated with Hurricane Matthew in 2016. More than half of all deaths occurred in North Carolina; 18 (69%) of these were drowning deaths associated with a motor vehicle.