Shocking video footage from East Asia shows the battering that much of the area is currently facing, as typhoon Mangkhut tears through – nicknamed by Chinese media as the ‘King of the Storms’.
Philippine police say the death toll from Typhoon Mangkhut has climbed to 64, reported by AP. The national police also say 45 other people are missing and 33 were injured in the massive storm, which battered the northern Philippines on Saturday.
In Hong Kong, authorities issued the maximum alert, warning people to stay indoors – with winds reportedly reaching more than 110mph (177kph).
Super Typhoon Mangkhut and Flash floods in Hong Kong, China 2018. Scary footage of a devastating typhoon (CAT 2). Typhoon Mangkhut’s fierce winds have torn off roofs and caused partial building collapses in Hong Kong.