Japan hit by strongest typhoon in 25 years – BBC News

Japan has been hit by its strongest typhoon in 25 years, with officials warning more than a million people to evacuate their homes.

Typhoon Jebi made landfall in the west of the country, bringing heavy rain and winds of up to 216km/h (135 mph).

In Osaka Bay it swept a tanker into a bridge and in Kyoto parts of the train station roof came down.

There are no reports of casualties and the storm is expected to weaken as it continues to move across the country.

Source: Japan hit by strongest typhoon in 25 years – BBC News

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