Typhoon-induced dam break at Yongjia barrier lake in Zhejiang Province has killed 22 people and lost 10 people.
In the early morning of August 10, Typhoon Liqima landed in Zhejiang Province. In a short period of three hours, the rainfall in Shanzao Village, Yantan Town, Yongjia County, reached 160 mm. Heavy rainstorms triggered landslides and blocked rivers. Within 10 minutes, the highest level of mountain floods rose to 10 meters. About 120 people in the village were besieged by floods. As of 21:00 on August 10, four bodies were found again at the rescue site of Shanzao Village, Yantan Town, Yongjia County, all of them were former missing persons. So far, the super typhoon Lichma caused 22 deaths and 10 loss of connection in Yongjia County.