Abbott on Hurricane Laura: ‘We did dodge a bullet’ in Texas

Abbott on Hurricane Laura: ‘We did dodge a bullet’ in Texas

After Hurricane Laura left less damage in Texas than had been expected and feared, Gov. Greg Abbott said Thursday: “We did dodge a bullet.”Even so, Abbott said, an aerial survey revealed significant damage, particularly in Orange, which sits about 40 miles west from where the dangerous Category 4 storm made landfall in Cameron Parish, La.Abbott said he saw roofs ripped away, shingles missing, trees down and streets still flooded in Orange hours after Laura ripped […]
Source: Statesman