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China: Hail: 2002/07/20 Country Information on DRR

Period 2002/07/20
Country or District China
Event Type Hail
Outline Freak hail stones the size of eggs have killed 22 people and injured 200 in China's central Henan province.
Human Impact Physical Impact Others
CNN news 2002/07/22
Dead: 25 poeple

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CNN news 2002/07/22
More casualties from China hail storm

CNN news 2002/07/20
The hailstorm, with winds of up to Force Eight, struck northern parts of Henan province on Friday evening.

BBC News 2002/07/21
China hail storm kills 22