Typhoon Hagibis LIVE: Rescue operation under way after huge storm leaves 26 dead


At least 19 dead

At least 19 individuals are dead, 100 injured and 16 lacking after Typhoon Hagibis brought about large flooding in Japan, in response to the nation’s Kyodo News Service.

Government rescue groups have dispatched helicopters and boats to achieve individuals stranded in flooded properties, a part of a significant rescue effort in broad areas of the nation, together with Tokyo and surrounding areas.

A authorities spokesman mentioned earlier that not less than seven individuals had died and 15 have been lacking.

Experts have warned from the beginning that assessing the harm is tough as a result of the flooding has struck a couple of dozen rivers, inflicting a few of them to spill out in a couple of spot.