Japan evacuate more than 350 thousand people

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The authorities of Japan carry out mass evacuation in connection with a powerful typhoon which on Monday morning fell upon east coast of the country.

In Japan evacuate more than 350 thousand people because of an approaching typhoon.

In Japan evacuate more than 350 thousand people because of an approaching typhoon.

Instructions on evacuation deep into Japan are issued to inhabitants of 205 thousand houses in seven prefectures. In 18 prefectures it is offered to inhabitants of 346 thousand houses to prepare for sending to safe places during the next few hours.

The authorities are afraid not only floodings of coastal densely populated areas, but also a descent of mud streams.

The typhoon already became a cause of death of one person. Three inhabitants are considered as missing persons, 671 persons got various traumas.

The elements damaged 360 houses, 74 thousand more buildings remained without electricity.

In the Central Japan more than 500 flights are cancelled. It is supposed that water because of rains will arrive with a speed of 8 cm to hour.