'Powerful' Hailstorm Floods City in Central Poland

A “powerful” hailstorm flooded parts of west-central Poland on Monday, May 20, as severe storms swept across the region, local media reported.

Footage filmed by Instagram user @marysiaaas shows flooded conditions and piles of hail in the city of Gniezno on Monday afternoon.

Speaking to local media, a firefighter said the storm prompted multiple rescues in the area and flooded residential and public buildings, including a hospital, a police station, and schools. Credit: @marysiaaas via Storyful

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