Hurricane Isabel, 2003

June 13, 2011  //  

News



Federal Disaster Declarations



Hazard Mitigation Grant Program



Health and Safety Guidance


Virginia Department of Health News Releases


Other Public Health References


Key Phone Numbers



  • FEMA Helpline
    1-800-621-FEMA (3362)
    or 1-800-462-7585 (TTY)

  • Department of Transportation Helpline
    1-800-367-ROAD

  • Dominion Power Outages Hotline
    1-888-667-3000
    1-800-552-4015 (TTY)

Insurance Needs



  • SCC-Bureau of Insurance Property and Casualty Division:
    1-877-310-6560 / TTY 804-371-9206
    (Virginians seeking aid from their insurers)

Mental Health/Disaster-Related Stress


Virginia Dept. of Mental Health and Substance Abuse, Office of Mental Health Services:
Crisis counseling is available through local Community Service Boards.



  • 1-866-400-2951

Consumer Protection/Legal Assistance



  • Virginia State Bar and Virginia Bar Association: 1-800-552-7977

  • Virginia Dept. of Agriculture and Consumer Services Hotline: 1-804-786-2042 or 1-800-552-9963 (Charities, contractors and related issues)

Staying Safe



How Can I Help? Volunteers/Donations



  • Hurricane Isabel Volunteer/Donations Hotline: 1-877-245-5513

  • Red Cross National Volunteer Hotline
    1-800-947-1828

Senior Citizen Assistance



  • Virginia Department of Aging:
    1-800-552-3402 (Monday – Friday)

Storm Related Deaths: 36 (updated Dec. 10, 2003)


Deaths


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Deaths related to Hurricane Isabel
Locality Date Cause Number Confirmed
City of Richmond 09.18.03 Drowning 1
City of Richmond 09.18.03 Accident, I-95 1
Chesterfield County 09.18.03 Falling tree 1
City of Richmond 09.18.03 Tree fell on home 1
Fluvanna County 09.18.03 Vehicle collision with fallen tree 3
Albemarle County 09.18.03 Vehicle hit tree 2
New Kent County 09.18.03 Falling tree 1
Accomack County (Parksley) 09.18.03 Tree fell on trailer 1
City of Harrisonburg 09.18.03 Drowing 1
Henrico County 09.19.03 (found) Drowing (car in creek) 1
Chesterfield County 09.19.03 (found) Carbon monoxide poisoning (poorly ventilated generator) 2
City of Hopewell 09.19.03 Falling tree limb (storm cleanup) 1
City of Staunton 09.19.03 Carbon monoxide poisoning (poorly ventilated generator) 1
Goucester County 09.19.03 Heart attack after vehicle was swept up in high water 1
Hanover County 09.19.03 (found) Injuries from a fall in a darkened home 1
Isle of Wight County 09.20.03 Carbon monoxide poisoning (poorly ventilated generator) 1
Rockingham County 09.21.03 Drowned (washed away crossing low water bridge) 2
Henrico County 09.21.03 Suicide (depression aggravated by outages) 1
New Kent County 09.21.03 Heart attack induced from exertion of cutting down trees 1
Chesterfield County 09.22.03 Injuries from a fall in a darkened home 1
City of Norfolk 09.23.03 Neck fracture associated with tree removal 1
City of Newport News 09.26.03 Apparent drowning 1
Goochland County 09.26.03 Falling tree 1
Chesterfield County 09.27.03 Fall from roof while cutting tree 1
City of Norfolk 10.04.03 Fire caused by candle burning during power outage 1
City of Norfolk 10.20.03 Crushed by storm debris pushed by bulldozer 1
Isle of Wight County 10.21.03 (found) Drowned after vehicle swept from roadway 1
City of Richmond 10.28.03 Crush injury in debris cleanup accident 1
City of Norfolk 11.26.03 Fall from tree in debris cleanup accident 1
York County 11.30.03 Falling tree on a power line in debris cleanup accident 1
Chesterfield County 12.07.03 Fall from tree in debris cleanup accident 1
Total     36

 

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