Giant hail hits San Luis Potosi, Mexico

Giant hail hits San Luis Potosi, Mexico

Giant hailstones about the size of a melon lashed Ciudad Valles in San Luis Potosi, Mexico, on May 17, 2020, injuring three people and causing damage to properties.

An intense storm accompanied by hail began around 23:00 UTC (18:00 LT), smashing vehicles, damaging roofs of many houses, and disrupting power services. 

Three people reportedly sustained minor injuries and did not require hospital treatment.

The Civil Protection has started visiting the affected places to conduct a damage assessment.

Featured image credit: @pulxo_mx/Twitter


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