Storm causes power outage in south-west France

Storm causes power outage in south-west France

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In the southwest of France is Saturday morning in 250,000 households, the power outages as a result of a severe storm.

The storm has the department of Charente-Maritime, taken, report French media.

Also in the region of Bordeaux broke the power supply in many places caused by blown trees or power poles. The recovery is being vigorously worked.

The storm by local media as exceptionally heavy defined, but the damage seems to be Saturday afternoon. Dozens of roads are blocked and there are trains outages caused by blown trees, but there have been no personal injury occurred. The property damage seems limited.

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