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At least 4 dead, several injured as storm with high winds pounds Istanbul

At least four people have been killed and 19 injured after a powerful storm pounded Istanbul and other parts of Turkey on Monday.

The storm destroyed houses and uprooted trees, television images showed. Istanbul municipality reported that the winds blew away 33 roofs, uprooted 192 trees, knocked down 52 traffic lights and road signs and damaged 12 cars in the city of 15 million.

(Source: AFP) 

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