Typhoon Basyang threatens life: Landslide strikes as eight areas put on code red

Typhoon Basyang threatens life: Landslide strikes as eight areas put on code red
 

Landslides hit two villages in the Surigao del Sur province this morning as the typhoon, also known as Storm Sanba hit.
The latest weather forecast update of 50mph gales and heavy rain sparked a mass evacuation.
Locals ran for cover when the storm first made landfall in Cortes, Surigao del Sur at 9.15am local time (1.15am GMT) today. It was downgraded from a tropical storm to a tropical depression after it hit the region but still had gusts of up to 50mph and winds at 30mph.
A mum, Irene Lamela Benguilo, 25, and her children AJ, 6, and MJ, 3 were killed win Barangay Gamuton. Her husband... read more

 
13 February 2018 in World News, Views: 31
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