Extreme weather in Germany, three people lost their lives

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A general view shows rubble and debris on a road in Braunsbach, Germany, 30 May 2016. Two small streams burst their banks after heavy rain, flooding and damaging houses, roads and cars.

Destructive storms hit the German states of Bavaria and Baden-Württemberg and authorities said that rescue efforts continue


Three people lost their lives because of the extreme weather at the southwestern German state of Baden-Württemberg. Heavy rain also hit the German state of Bavaria, but luckily no human casualties reported.

According to the German public broadcaster, Deutsche Welle, much of the destruction after the heavy rain is centered in the town of Schwäbisch Gmünd in the East Württemberg region.

It was reported by the local authorities, that a volunteer firefighter lost his life as he was trying to s...


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