Aviation officials said 100 bodies were lying in the streets of the city of Tacloban. Local journalists reported 20 bodies in a church in a nearby town.
The storm destroyed buildings and triggered landslides. The military has begun relief efforts.
Video from the city showed it engulfed by water when the typhoon struck.
Time somebody built some strong shelters for them to go into. Their buildings are very fragile especially in the poorer areas.
God be with them.