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Tornado, hail storm ravage Quang Nam

In Uncategorized on April 20, 2010 at 9:53 am

A tornado and hailstorm destroyed homes, schools and rice fields in the central province of Quang Nam April 19.

A student drying her wet books after a hailstorm in Quang Nam Province’s Nong Son District (Photo: VTC News)

Nong Son District was battered by winds, rain and hail for over an hour, in which several houses were knocked down and other homes lost their roofs. Que Trung Commune suffered worst damage.

Chairman of the Nong Son District People’s Committee Phan Thanh An said the tornado cut electricity and communication systems in the area.

He said it was the worst hailstorm in the district in 45 years.

Source: SGGP

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