Typhoon Rammasun hits the Philippines
16 July 2014 Last updated at 13:27 BST
Strong winds knocked out power and forced thousands of people to evacuate as Typhoon Rammasun hit the central Philippines.
The typhoon, also known as Glenda, struck the main island of Luzon with gusts of up to 185km/h (115 mph).
Authorities said at least 10 people had been killed by the storm.
Anbarasan Ethirajan reports.