At least 10 shorline barangays in Cauayan town in southern Negros Occidental were severely hit by typhoon "Queenie" at dawn yesterday.
Engr. Louie Lagulao, the town’s Risk and Disaster Management Unit head said, a total of 260 houses were partialy damaged; 74 totally damaged and 28 families evacuated, 16 of them from Brgy. Poblacion.
Lagulao said strong winds and rains toppled the houses.
The data was as of 5 p.m. yesterday, according to Lagulao.