Deadly Hurricane Beryl churns toward Jamaica, causes ‘immense destruction’

A satellite image shows destroyed homes Tuesday after Hurricane Beryl passed Argyle, Carriacou, Grenada. (Maxar Technologies/Handout via REUTERS)

Hurricane Beryl barreled toward Jamaica as a powerful Category 4 storm on Tuesday after battering smaller islands in the eastern Caribbean, and scientists cited human-caused climate change as the likely culprit for the storm’s rapid strengthening.