Hurricane Dorian leaves trail of destruction across the Bahamas
Hurricane Dorian has pummelled the Bahamas with winds of over 180mph, unleashing massive flooding. Hubert Minnis, the prime minister of the Bahamas, said his country is 'in the midst of a historic tragedy' as at least five people were reported dead. The American Red Cross, which is already at standby in the Bahamas, is also preparing to shelter up to 60,000 Americans as the storm edges closer to the US.
Hurricane Dorian: Five dead and 13,000 houses severely damaged in Bahamas – live updates