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Taiwan closes schools, offices ahead of island-wide typhoon

9 months 3 weeks 5 days ago Tuesday, September 27 2016 Sep 27, 2016 September 27, 2016 7:01 AM September 27, 2016 in News
Source: Associated Press
By: Associated Press
Associated Press, ABC News

TAIPEI, Taiwan - Schools and offices are closed on Taiwan and people in dangerous areas have been evacuated as a large typhoon with 100 mile-per-hour winds approaches the island.

Disaster officials say the typhoon is expected to cover the entire mountainous island.

Landfall is forecast Tuesday evening.

It's Taiwan's fourth typhoon of the year.

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