>> Typhoon Damrey swept into Vietnam on Saturday, killing at least 19 people, the government said.>>
> Earlier the government said six ships carrying 61 people had capsized in the South China Sea. 25 people were rescued, no details given as to the possible fate of the others.
At least 12 people are missing and 370 houses have collapsed in Southern and Central Vietnam. The State Search and Rescue Committee said over 33,000 people have been evacuated.>>
Damrey arrived just before the Apex Summit of Asia Pacific leaders is set to take place. The storm making landfall near the city of Nha Trang, around 310 miles south of Da Nang. That's the city that will host leaders including Donald Trump, Vladimir Putin, and Xi Jinping from Friday.
Vietnam is prone to destructive storms and flooding. More than 80 people died in floods from Northern Vietnam last month, while a typhoon wreaked havoc in central provinces in September.