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Duration2009/10/08 A typhoon has struck Japan, killing two people and leaving a trail of damage across the centre of the country.More than 40 people were injured as Typhoon Melor landed south-west of Tokyo on the main island of Honshu.
Country or DistrictJapan

Headline(Source, Date)
Personal Injury Material Damage Others
Report of Fire and Disaster Management Agency
Died: 5
Injured: 127

Completely destroyed: 4 houses
Half destroyed: 25 houses
Partly destroyed: 2,117 houses
Inundation above floor-level: 370 houses
Inundation below floor-level: 1,812 houses
Landslides: 83 places

Report of Fire and Disaster Management Agency
Died: 2
Injured: 98

Completely destroyed: 3 houses
Half destroyed: 16 houses
Partly destroyed: 387 houses
Inundation above floor-level:107 houses
Inundation below floor-level:
667 houses
Landslides: 51 places

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