A man walks past destroyed homes in Catano, Puerto Rico, on September 21. Photo: AFP

The US government said 64 people died due to Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico – but the real toll is closer to 4,600, researchers say

Most deaths after Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico are blamed on interruptions in medical care due to power outages and blocked or washed-out roads, said the report published in the ‘New England Journal of Medicine’

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A man walks past destroyed homes in Catano, Puerto Rico, on September 21. Photo: AFP
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