Typhoon Guchol took a heavy toll across Japan, leaving one person dead, one missing and dozens injured, but also may have brought good luck to some animals and bad luck to Tokyo zookeepers.

Some 30 Japanese squirrels escaped from Inokashira Park Zoo in western Tokyo on Wednesday morning through a hole in a surrounding fence that was created when a 120-year-old pine tree fell down in the storm, the Tokyo Metropolitan Government said.

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