Four die in storm in Western Ukraine

08:16, 24 June 2008
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High winds felled trees and power was knocked out

A storm killed four people on Monday in western Ukraine and brought trees and power lines crashing to the ground, officials said, according to Javno.

Emergencies Ministry officials in the city of Lviv gave few details of how the four died. Four people were injured.

High winds felled trees and power was knocked out in districts of the city and surrounding areas.

Repair crews were clearing streets of fallen boughs and working to re-establish power supplies.

Javno

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