China Reels After Typhoon Krosa – BBC News

_44163054_chinacar_ap203b.jpg From BBC News:

Some five million people have been affected by a powerful storm that hit China’s south-east coast, destroying houses and causing widespread flooding.

More than 1.4 million people were evacuated ahead of Typhoon Krosa , which struck Zhejiang and Fujian provinces on Sunday, Xinhua news agency reported. No deaths were reported and it was later downgraded to a tropical storm. [Full Text]

[Image: Zhejiang province was among the areas worst hit in China, from AP.]

October 9, 2007 11:18 AM
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