Typhoon Matmo hits China

CHINA (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - Typhoon Matmo is sweeping through China's southeast coast and the destruction has been caught on camera.

The storm made landfall in Taiwan on Tuesday.

Thousands of tourists have been evacuated from outlying islands.

Winds of more than 160 kilometers an hour brought down power lines in some areas.

Heavy rain is fueling fears of landslides.