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Author:  Luckyspin [ 01 Aug 2011 23:48 ]
Post subject:  Deadly Tornado: Twister Kills One

Deadly Tornado: Twister Kills One

A twister has smashed into the Russian city of Blagoveshchensk, killing one person and injuring dozens.

The 13-minute tornado ripped a path of destruction through the city, which is near the border with China and home to around 220,000 people.

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It sparked a fire on an electricity pylon and dragged debris up into the air.


Local news agency RIA Novosti reported that several vehicles - including trucks - were overturned by the force of the twister.

Power lines were also down in some areas, causing outages.

Deadly Tornado: Twister Kills One

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