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Typhoon Noru: Five dead as Philippines hit by strongest storm of the year

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Residents give out free food as they wade through a flooded street in their village from Typhoon Noru in San Miguel town, Bulacan province, Philippines Photo: AP Photo/Aaron Favila

Residents give out free food as they wade through a flooded street in their village from Typhoon Noru in San Miguel town, Bulacan province, Philippines Photo: AP Photo/Aaron Favila

Residents give out free food as they wade through a flooded street in their village from Typhoon Noru in San Miguel town, Bulacan province, Philippines Photo: AP Photo/Aaron Favila

Five rescue workers died after Super Typhoon Noru made landfall in the Philippines, causing floods and power outages across the country.

The rescue personnel, from the Provincial Disaster Risk Reduction and Management Offices, were washed away in flash floods while carrying out operations in the district of San Miguel, according to officials.


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