Details of Disaster Information


China : Tornado : 2004/04/21
GLIDE: TO-2004-000151-CHN  DRR & Disaster Information

Duration 2004/04/21
Country
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District
China
Name Tornado
Outline A Tornado killed seven people and injured 207 others in Hengyang City, central China's Hunan Province.

Summary
Human Impact Physical Impact Others

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Report/Articles
  • CNN News 2004/04/23
    A fast-moving tornado hurling fist-sized hailstones has killed seven people in central China and injured more than 200.
  • Chinadaily 2004/04/23
    The tornado destroyed 2,430 rooms and 1,106 hectares of crops, and 700 farmers became homeless. And 22 high-tension lines were fully damaged, causing a blackout in Hengyang County.