Two Killed After Tornado Batters Italian Island

Two people were killed, and at least four were injured, when a tornado struck the Sicilian island of Pantelleria on Friday, September 10.

Local authorities said the forceful winds hit the island at around 7 pm, uprooting poles, damaging roofs, and downing trees.

This footage, posted by the Department of Civil Protection in Sicily, shows the recovery efforts and destructive aftermath on Friday night. Credit: Sicilian Department of Civil Protection via Storyful

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