Typhoon Megi makes landfall at Hualien

Typhoon Megi made landfall at Hualien in eastern Taiwan at around 2 p.m. Tuesday, the Central Weather Bureau (CWB) said, warning that particularly strong winds and heavy rain are expected in the northern and eastern parts of Taiwan.

The Central Emergency Operation Center said that as of 1:40 p.m., the typhoon had caused 32 injuries, mainly involving pedestrians hit by falling trees, signboards and other debris.

Source: Focus Taiwan News Channel