The Associated Press • The death toll in Puerto Rico is 10,082, according to the governor’s office.
The number is an estimate based on preliminary data provided by Puerto Rico Gov.
Alejandro García Padilla on Tuesday.
The island was devastated by Hurricane Maria, which ripped through the island last week.
A total of 8,938 people have been killed and more than 6,000 others are missing, according the government.
A total of 5,664 people are still missing and nearly 4,000 remain unaccounted for.