One Death Reported Near Harvey Landfall Site

ROCKPORT, Texas -- At least one person has died in the Texas town of Rockport, Aransas County Judge Burt Mills says.

Authorities are still trying to notifying the family. A dozen or more other people were injured, the judge says.

The victim died in a house fire during the storm. "We didn't know about it until today," he said.

There has been extensive damage in the town, which is about 25 miles northeast of Corpus Christi.

The fatality is the first attributed to Hurricane Harvey.


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