San Remegio: 90 Percent of Houses and Schools ‘Severely Damaged’

By Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber
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Zachary Stieber covers U.S. news, including politics and court cases. He started at The Epoch Times as a New York City metro reporter.
November 10, 2013 Updated: July 18, 2015

San Remegio was among the cities hit hard by Typhoon Haiyan, with 90 percent of houses and elementary schools “severely damaged,” officials said.

Additionally, 80 percent of the health centers were severely damaged, the Cebu provincial government said on Sunday afternoon.

It also said that 100 percent of agricultural products were affected and that livestock was “badly affected.”

There are no reported deaths, though, at the town.

Nearby Bogo City was also hit hard, with at least 11 dead there.

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Zachary Stieber
Zachary Stieber covers U.S. news, including politics and court cases. He started at The Epoch Times as a New York City metro reporter.