5 dead and 48 injured after snowstorm in the United States

Photos: Olimpia Alvarez, Voice of Diaspora, Maryland, U.S.
Editorial Dept. Voz de la Diaspora

Deaths, wounded and hundreds of flights canceled, They are the result of the snowstorm that affected several US cities since last Friday and continues its way through the East Coast.

After the passage of the storm, Missouri authorities reported the death of 5 people and 48 wounded.

While, in the states of North Carolina, Virginia, Washington DC y Maryland, where the storm began to be felt on Saturday night, It has reported cancellation 460 domestic flights due to bad weather.

Warning and winter weather warning issued by the authorities in Washington continues until Sunday, and according to the National Weather Service US is expected to snow in some cities reach up to ten inches.

In the Washington area falling five inches of snow was reported and from Ohio to that city have registered 1,500 mile white layer.