US: Hurricane Harvey causes wide spread devastation killing at least five
At least five deaths and more than a dozen injuries have been reported in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey that tore across the Gulf Coast of Texas.
According to US National Hurricane Centre, the system, now a tropical storm is expected to pound the region with torrential rains and catastrophic flooding for days.
Emergency officials reported rising floodwater, heavy building damage and flooded roads. Thousands of customers were without power.