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Japan: Strong winds batter east coast as Typhoon Hagibis approaches

13 370 12.10.2019 Инфо

W/S Damage brought by typhoon Hagibis, Ichihara
M/S Overturned car in front of storm damaged house
W/S Detritus left behind by storm
M/S Damaged car
M/S Damaged car
M/S People walking in road with fire engine in background
W/S Damaged building
W/S People with ladder in road
M/S Fallen tree lying across road
W/S Damaged building
W/S Damaged building
W/S Person walking down road surrounded by storm damaged buildings
W/S Rows of fallen fence posts
W/S Excavators removing storm wreckage from road
M/S Workers carrying detritus
W/S Battered greenhouses
W/S Building damaged by falling pole
W/S Damaged building with fallen utility pole
W/S Damaged building
M/S Emergency services personnel get into ambulance
W/S Person walks past damaged building with downed power line
W/S Detritus covering pavement by roadside
W/S Damaged guard rail in road
W/S Person in front of fallen tree
W/S People stand in front of wrecked buildings
W/S Damage on road
W/S Damaged guard rail lies in road
W/S Ambulance, wreckage in road
Strong winds battered the Japanese city of Ichihara on Saturday, leaving one man dead after his car overturned and dozens of homes wrecked, as the whole country braces for the arrival of Typhoon Hagibis.
Footage shows damaged buildings, vehicles and roads in Ichihara, some 60 kilometres (37 miles) east of Tokyo.
Japan's Meteorological Agency has reportedly classified Typhoon Hagibis as "very strong," with heavy downpours predicted in Tokyo and the prefectures of Gunma, Saitama, Kanagawa, Yamanashi, Nagano and Shizuoka. The storm is expected to make landfall on Japan's Pacific coast on Saturday evening.