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Boat owner Layne Zuelke talks about what he found when he checked on his boat after Hurricane Zeta.

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Hurricane Eta forms in Caribbean; north Mississippi under a freeze warning

Two people died in Mississippi and another 77 reportedly were injured after Hurricane Zeta struck the Gulf Coast, Mississippi Emergency Management officials reported Monday.

The two deaths occurred in Harrison County, MEMA reported.

Preliminary damage reports provided to MEMA show 9,343 homes sustained damage from the hurricane. More than 250 public roads and buildings and around 250 businesses and farms also were damaged.

Damage was reported in Harrison, Hancock, Jackson, George, Greene, Stone, Perry, Forrest and Wayne counties.

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Nearly 30,000 customers remain without power nearly a week after Hurricane Zeta struck the Gulf Coast as a Category 2 storm.

The bulk of the outages are in five counties: Hancock, Harrison, Jackson,