Deadly Typhoon Hits China – 1 Million Evacuated

At least 13 people have been killed and more than a million forced from their homes as Typhoon Lekima hit China.   Sixteen people were also missing after a landslide was triggered by the storm, state media reported. Lekima made landfall in the early hours of Saturday in Wenling, between Taiwan and China’s financial capital Shanghai. The storm was initially designated a “super typhoon”, but weakened slightly before landfall – when it still had winds of 187km/h (116mph). The fatal landslide happened in Wenzhou, near where the storm made landfall,…

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