December 5, 2023
Tropical Storm Rosslyn leaves two dead in Mexico |  Globalism

Tropical Storm Rosslyn leaves two dead in Mexico | Globalism

Two dead, damaged structures and houses, landslides on roads, floods, falling trees and columns left today, Sunday, in Mexico Tropical Storm Roslin, which occurred at dawn Touching the ground like a hurricane in Nayarit State in the Pacific Ocean.

“We have confirmed the death in the municipality of Rosamorada,” State Security Minister Jorge Benito Rodriguez said in comments broadcast on public television. The Directorate of Citizens Protection and Firefighters also confirmed that an 80-year-old man lost his life when a building collapsed in his home on the island of Mexcaltitan.

A truck overturned on a highway after Hurricane Rosslyn passed in Tikula, Nayarit state, Mexico.

According to the National Hurricane Center (NHC) bulletin at 00:00 GMT (21:00 GMT), Roslyn was downgraded to tropical depression as it entered the North. Mexico. This phenomenon is located 95 km from the city of Torreon, recorded sustained winds of 55 km/h and should dissipate during the night.

Civil defense authorities in the states of Nayarit and Jalisco, most affected by the phenomenon, reported material damage, occasional floods, falling trees and landslides that obstructed traffic on some highways.

Hurricane Roslin wreaked havoc on Mexico’s Pacific coast (Photo: Hugo Cervantes/Reuters)