Hurricane Dorian is seen approaching The Bahamas and Florida. Photo: AFP

Dorian strengthens to category four hurricane as it menaces Bahamas en route to Florida

  • Forecasters fear that Dorian could become the most powerful hurricane to hit Florida’s east coast in 30 years
  • Millions of people in Florida could be affected, with a state of emergency declared and some counties already ordering evacuations
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Hurricane Dorian is seen approaching The Bahamas and Florida. Photo: AFP
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Hurricane Dorian as it approaches Puerto Rico in the Caribbean. Photo: Handout via AFP

Florida declares state of emergency as Hurricane Dorian picks up speed towards state

  • Additional emergency management staff called in to coordinate the state’s response to the storm
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Hurricane Dorian as it approaches Puerto Rico in the Caribbean. Photo: Handout via AFP
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