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Residents brace as huge cyclone slams Fiji

FIJI (HawaiiNewsNow) - Fiji is bracing for the brunt of a tropical cyclone.

The massive storm has already slammed into the northern islands of Fiji and it is now on its way to hit the main island.

Local media said there are reports of at least one death, but that has yet to be confirmed.

Authorities have evacuated thousands of people into shelters.

Several international flights to Fiji are cancelled.

Residents have been preparing for the worst.

They've been scrambling to get the basic necessities, such as food and water.

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