Bad weather, two dead and one missing in a violent storm in the Canton of Ticino in Switzerland


By John

There are at least two confirmed deaths and one missing in the Canton of Ticino, Switzerlandan area hit by violent storms that have been going on for days, while in France three deaths were also recorded, victims of a tree falling due to strong winds.

“The bodies of two people were found by rescuers in a location hit by a landslide, in the Fontana area,” the police in the Italian-speaking Swiss canton announced. In France, in the Aube region, southeast of Paris, thunderstorms accompanied by very strong winds caused a tree to fall, crushing and killing three elderly people traveling by car in Rosnay-l’Hôpital. The accident, the local prefecture specifies, occurred yesterday evening between 7 and 8 p.m.