9 se­niors found dead af­ter ty­phoon

The Myanmar Times - - World -

Nine peo­ple were found dead in­side a home for el­derly peo­ple in north­ern Ja­pan, po­lice said yes­ter­day, af­ter a pow­er­ful ty­phoon tore through the re­gion. “We are try­ing to con­firm the iden­ti­ties of the dead,” Iwate pre­fec­tural po­lice Shuko Sakamoto told AFP, con­firm­ing that nine bod­ies were found in­side the care home in the town of Iwaizumi, which suf­fered flood­ing.

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