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11 killed, 66 hurt as storm hits China’s Yangtze River Delta

An extreme thunderstorm in east China left 11 people dead and 66 injured on the eve of the May Day holiday, while more than 3,000 were forced to evacuate, according to state media.The cities of Nantong, Huaian, Taizhou and Suqian in Jiangsu province were among the worst hit as high winds and hailstorms swept through the Yangtze River Delta region on Friday evening, Xinhua reported, citing the provincial emergency management department.Jiangsu party secretary Lou Qinjian ordered a search and…

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