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Hurricane Ivan's trail of destruction
Hurricane Ivan over the Caribbean
Ivan brought havoc to the Caribbean
Hurricane Ivan has caused the deaths of dozens of people across the Caribbean and left chaos in its wake.

This is a summary of the casualties reported so far:

Barbados:
The Associated Press (AP) news agency says a 75-year-old Canadian woman drowned in floodwaters while out looking for her cat. More than 300 homes were damaged, it says, but most services quickly returned to normal.

Cayman Islands:
No casualties were reported, but between 25% and 50% of the islands' 15,000 homes were estimated to have been damaged.

Cuba:
Ivan lashed the country's western tip but there were no casualties. The island appears to have been let off lightly after the largest evacuation in its history.

Dominican Republic
Four young people were swept away by a giant wave, civil defence officials said.

Grenada:
The tiny island took the full force of the hurricane. Between 34 and 39 people are reported to have been killed. As many as 90% of homes were damaged or destroyed. The island's main nutmeg crop was severely damaged. The country has appealed for help.

Haiti:
AP reports at least three people were killed, and more than 300 homes damaged or destroyed.

Jamaica:
Between 15 and 19 people were reported killed. They included a man and his three children buried in a mudslide, and an elderly woman killed in a house fire after trying to light a stove, the AFP news agency said. There was much disruption, but the prime minister says it could have been worse.

Trinidad and Tobago:
A pregnant woman was killed in Tobago when a tree fell on her, according to AP.

Venezuela:
Five people were reported killed and a dozen injured. A further nine were reported by AP to be missing on small boat off the coast. A number of homes and boats were damaged.




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