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Hurricane wreaks havoc in Poland

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By Euronews
Hurricane wreaks havoc in Poland

<p>At least two people died and many more were injured including eight firefighters as hurricane force winds and rain lashed Western Poland.</p> <p>Fires services were on high alert intervening over 11,000 times to remove felled trees, repair storm-damaged roofs and clear the streets.</p> <p>The storm produced winds of between 80-100 kilometres per hour. </p> <p>Some eight thousand households are still without electricity.</p> <p>The same storm hit northern and eastern Germany on Thursday killing seven people.</p>