Winds Whip Through Dutch City Square as Deadly Tornado Hits

A rare tornado killed one person and injured at least nine in the city of Zierikzee, the Netherlands, on June 27, according to regional emergency services.

Video recorded by Twitter user @DonMostrenco shows strong winds blowing through Harbor Square with debris flying through the sky.

According to the Royal Netherlands Meteorological Institute, tornadoes are rare in the country. The last time a fatal tornado struck the Netherlands was in 1992. Credit: @DonMostrenco via Storyful

Video transcript

[WIND RUMBLING]

[INTERPOSING VOICES]

[WIND ROARING]

[WIND RUMBLING]

[INTERPOSING VOICES]

[WIND ROARING]

[WIND RUMBLING]

[INTERPOSING VOICES]

[WIND ROARING]

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