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Hurricane Hanna lashes south Texas coast, already beset by COVID – Sydney Morning Herald

Authorities are attempting to shelter and evacuate people while also maintaining social distancing protocols and other pandemic restrictions.

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Houston: Hurricane Hanna pummeled the south Texas coast on Saturday night with howling winds and a surging sea that threatened a broad area already contending with an intense spike in coronavirus deaths.
Hanna is the first hurricane for the 2020 Atlantic storm season, which is expected to be unlike any other in recent memory. Authorities will have to contend with sheltering and evacuating people while also maintaining social distancing protocols and other pandemic restrictions.
By nightfall, H…

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