Death – Obituary News : One member of the emergency teams in eastern Libya has died and two vehicles have been lost while aiding families affected by #StormDaniel. The Libyan Red Crescent is working tirelessly to support those impacted by the devastating storm.
The @LibyaRC emergency teams are working hard to aid & support those affected by #StormDaniel, which has ravaged eastern Libya. We are saddened by the news of the death of one of its members and the loss of two vehicles while helping families stranded by floods. pic.twitter.com/6tusmoCTKl
— IFRC Middle East and North Africa (@IFRC_MENA) September 11, 2023
In a tragic incident that unfolded amidst the devastating aftermath of Storm Daniel, one of the emergency team members from the Libyan Red Crescent (LRC) has lost their life. The LRC emergency teams had been tirelessly working to provide aid and support to those affected by the ferocious storm that wreaked havoc in eastern Libya.
The loss of the dedicated team member has left the entire LRC community grief-stricken. Although the identity of the deceased has not been disclosed, their selfless service and commitment to helping families stranded by the floods will forever be remembered. The LRC has expressed deep sadness and extended their condolences to the family and friends of the fallen hero.
The storm, which battered eastern Libya with relentless rain and floods, also claimed two vehicles that the LRC team was utilizing in their rescue efforts. The loss of these vehicles has dealt a significant blow to the ongoing relief operations in the affected areas.
Despite this tragic setback, the LRC continues to work ceaselessly to assist and uplift the affected communities. Their unwavering determination to provide aid and support to those in need is a testament to their resilience and dedication.
The loss of a dedicated team member serves as a stark reminder of the risks that these brave individuals face in their line of duty. Their sacrifice and bravery in the face of adversity deserve the utmost respect and recognition.
As the affected areas in eastern Libya begin the long and arduous process of recovery, the legacy of the fallen LRC team member will live on. Their selflessness and commitment to service will continue to inspire others to join the noble cause of humanitarian work, ensuring that their memory lives on in the hearts of those they have touched with their kindness and compassion..