Typhoon Maring, which struck the north of the Philippine island of Luzon, killed nine people. This is reported by the Inquirer edition.
It is clarified that three people of them died during a landslide in Benguet province, four drowned due to floods in Palawan province.
At the moment, another 11 people are considered missing.
Typhoon caused severe flooding in the Philippines. For this reason, many villagers had to flee to the roofs of their houses. The special services have already begun to evacuate them.
Typhoon Maring (Kompasu) was the 18th in the current season in Asia. It formed in the waters of the Pacific Ocean on October 11. Now he is moving towards the Chinese island of Hainan.
Earlier it was reported that an earthquake with a magnitude of 5.7 on the Richter scale occurred off the coast of the Philippines.