VIDEO: Downed pole lines as weather picks up in Acklins
Updated: Nov 17, 2020
Residents of Salina Point, Acklins are in darkness and reporting downed pole lines and a fire on one pole as weather picks up in the Southern islands. Those areas are being lashed by strong winds and heavy rain.
“We have no current because fire was on my pole,” said one Salina Point resident.
The Bahamas is under Hurricane Warning.
The Southeastern islands are feeling the effects of Hurricane Isaias with those conditions spreading to the Central Bahamas.
Bahamas Power and Light announced controlled shutdowns in Mayaguana and Acklins this morning as those islands were the first to experience the effects of Isaias