Hurricane Dorian threatens the US after devastating the Bahamas

8:33 a.m. ET, September 4, 2019

At least 7 people killed in the Bahamas, Prime Minister says

The death toll from Hurricane Dorian in the Bahamas is now at least 7, Bahamas Prime Minister Hubert Minnis said on Tuesday.

Speaking to reporters at the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) Headquarters in Nassau, Minnis said the victims died in Abaco.

Minnis also noted that at least 25 others were wounded.