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A look at the effects of Hurricane Isabel

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A look at the effects of Hurricane Isabel.

NORTH CAROLINA: President Bush declared a major disaster in North Carolina, where the hurricane made landfall along the Outer Banks. Three people killed: a utility worker was electrocuted, and two died in accidents involving fallen trees. More than 600,000 customers lost power; about 400,000 remained without electricity Friday. Some 11,000 people stayed in shelters.

VIRGINIA: Bush declared a major disaster in Virginia, where power was knocked out to 1.6 million customers. Nine people were killed: six in weather-related traffic accidents, two hit by falling trees and the other drowned while canoeing. Water service was lost or reduced in many areas, and boil advisories were issued. None of the U.S. naval ships that stayed in the Norfolk port were damaged. More than 16,000 people went to shelters.

DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA: The federal government shut down Friday for a second day. Metro subway and bus service resumed Friday morning; Reagan National Airport reopened at noon. Schools were closed. Mayor Anthony A. Williams declared a state of emergency. At least 129,000 customers lost power. No one was injured.

MARYLAND: Gov. Robert Ehrlich declared state of emergency and requested federal assistance. Two killed in weather-related traffic accidents. Ehrlich said 630 National Guard troops were on active duty and 540,000 sandbags were prepared. Officials said 1.25 million customers were without power Friday morning. More than 1,800 people stayed in shelters.

DELAWARE: Gov. Ruth Ann Minner declared state of emergency and requested federal assistance. At least 260,000 customers without power. About 800 people sought refuge in shelters.

NEW JERSEY: Gov. James E. McGreevey declared a state of emergency. Some 160,000 customers without power Friday morning. One person was killed and another trapped after a tree fell on a car. In Perth Amboy, a power line went down in front of the city's main firehouse, preventing fire engines from entering and exiting.

NEW YORK: In Long Beach, a 42-year-old man died while swimming in the ocean; rough surf may have contributed to death. More than 30,000 customers lost power in or near New York City.

PENNSYLVANIA: Gov. Ed Rendell declared state of emergency. A motorist was killed by a tree early Friday. About 700,000 customers lost power. Philadelphia International Airport canceled 20 percent of its departures. Schools in some areas closed Friday.

RHODE ISLAND: A 67-year-old man died after he was swept into the ocean by a giant wave while walking with his wife along the rocks of Narragansett's Black Point.

WEST VIRGINIA: Officials reported about 25,000 power outages, mostly in the Eastern Panhandle; about one-fifth had been restored by late morning. Flood warnings were issued for rivers in four counties, and flooding was reported in Petersburg. Schools closed Friday in the panhandle.