Deadly hailstorm in Siberia

In this photo taken on a smartphone on Saturday, people run for shelter from a hailstorm on the beach at Ob River, the major river of western Siberia in Novosibirsk, Russia. Officials said in a statement published online Monday that two young girls ages 3 and 4 had died Saturday in the lakeside town of Bredsk, not far from Novosibirsk. The two girls died after sustaining traumatic brain injuries when a tree fell on the tent where they were taking shelter from the storm with their families.
In this photo taken on a smartphone on Saturday, people run for shelter from a hailstorm on the beach at Ob River, the major river of western Siberia in Novosibirsk, Russia. Officials said in a statement published online Monday that two young girls ages 3 and 4 had died Saturday in the lakeside town of Bredsk, not far from Novosibirsk. The two girls died after sustaining traumatic brain injuries when a tree fell on the tent where they were taking shelter from the storm with their families. Nikita Dudnik/AP Photo

In this photo taken on a smartphone on Saturday, people run for shelter from a hailstorm on the beach at Ob River, the major river of western Siberia in Novosibirsk, Russia. Officials said in a statement published online Monday that two young girls ages 3 and 4 had died Saturday in the lakeside town of Bredsk, not far from Novosibirsk. The two girls died after sustaining traumatic brain injuries when a tree fell on the tent where they were taking shelter from the storm with their families.

Hide Comments

READER COMMENTS

Loading comments...
Hide Comments