Typhooon Lan Brings 120 Mile-per-hour Winds and Heavy Rains to Japan
At least two are dead and many more are injured.
At least two people were killed and many more were injured when Typhoon Lan struck Japan early Monday morning.
A 70-year-old man who dove into the water when his boat began experiencing technical difficulties and a man who was struck by scaffolding in Fukuoka were among the dead.
At least 850 flights were canceled between Sunday and Monday, according to the BBC.
Tyhpoon Lan delayed voting in some regions for Japan's national elections.
The typhoon made landfall in Shizuoka, about 110 miles southwest of Tokyo, bringing gusts of up to 123 miles per hour, BBC reported, sweeping across the city before heading back out to sea.
Lan grazed Okinawa Saturday, bringing winds of more than 55 miles per hour, The Weather Channel reported.