Hurricane Odile levels property, forces 30,000 to evacuate

September 16, 2014 12:32 AM

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Hurricane Odile levels property, forces 30,000 to evacuate

CABO SAN LUCAS, Mexico - Hurricane Odile blazed a trail of destruction through Mexico's Baja California Peninsula on Monday that leveled everything from ramshackle homes to luxury hotels and big box stores, leaving entire neighborhoods as disaster zones.

About 30,000 tourists were being put up in temporary shelters in hotels and Los Cabos international airport remained closed. Emergency officials reported that 135 people were treated for minor injuries from flying glass or falling objects, but there were no serious injuries or deaths so far.

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