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A cat lies on a police car which is damaged by a fallen tree after Typhoon Usagi hit Shanwei, Guangdong province
A cat lies on a police car which is damaged by a fallen tree after Typhoon Usagi hit Shanwei, Guangdong province September 23, 2013. At least 25 people have been killed, including 13 in Shanwei, since typhoon Usagi made landfall in south China's Guangdong Province on Sunday evening, Xinhua News Agency reported. Picture taken September 23, 2013. REUTERS/Stringer (CHINA - Tags: DISASTER ENVIRONMENT ANIMALS) CHINA OUT. NO COMMERCIAL OR EDITORIAL SALES IN CHINA

Photos: China hit by killer typhoon Usagi

September 24, 2013

Typhoon Usagi has killed at least 25 people after striking south China's Guangdong province Sunday evening, the provincial flood control headquarters said Monday.Thirteen deaths were reported in Shanwei City, where 24 others were injured in accidents during the storm, Xinhua reported citing official tallies. Usagi - the Japanese word for rabbit - was designated a super typhoon Saturday after it passed through the Philippines and Taiwan, moving toward China's mainland.