Typhoon Koppu Kills 4 in Philippines, Displaces Thousands

October 19, 2015 7:16 AM

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Typhoon Koppu Kills 4 in Philippines, Displaces Thousands

Typhoon Koppu left at least four people dead in the Philippines, shutting schools and government offices, while floods and landslides continue to threaten the nation’s main Luzon island.

The slow-moving and powerful storm caused a wall to collapse in Zambales in central Luzon, killing a 62-year-old woman, while a toppled tree led to the death of a 14-year-old in Quezon City near the capital. A six-year-old girl is missing after she slipped from a hanging bridge and fell into a creek...

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