Typhoon Soudelor, the 13th this year, has left 9 people dead and another 3 missing in Wenzhou City in East China's Zhejiang Province.
Typhoon Soudelor is moving from southeast China's Fujian province to neighboring provinces on Sunday morning after it landed in the Chinese mainland.
Southeast Chinese province Fujian evacuated more than 160,000 people and 32,000 fishing boats in a bid to reduce damage to a minimum as typhoon Soudelor landed on the Chinese mainland Saturday night with strong gales and heavy rains.
Fishermen take shelter from rain at a wharf in Putian city, Southeast China's Fujian province, Aug. 8, 2015. Fujian province on Saturday issued its highest typhoon alert as super typhoon Soudelor approaches Southeast China's coastal provinces. The typhoon landed near Hualien of Southeast China's Taiwan early Saturday morning.