Heavy rains flooded many streets in the northern highlands by up to 1.8 meters
The storm also damaged 59 hectares of vegetables and orchards.
Mountainous areas in northern Vietnam are at risk of flooding, flash floods and landslides
The death toll could still rise.
"It was like the end of the world," a resident said.
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"It is a very difficult time to be struck by such a horrible storm the day after Christmas."
There are still no reports of casualty
At least eight people have been reported missing
Waves as high as 14 metres (46 feet) could occur at sea