About 40 people were injured and bruises as a result of the tornado, which struck on Wednesday yuzhnoitalyansky city of Taranto. Tornado blew from the sea, he suffered greatly from Europe's largest steel plant Ilva, which is scheduled to close because of the loss ratio. Several employees were hospitalized.
Lightning hit the factory chimneys, out of which a few dozen meters flame rose. Fragments of pipe fell on power lines, which suspended the movement of local trains.
Strong winds toppled into the sea with a crane working the same plant. On his quest sent rescuers and divers.
The situation at the plant managed to normalize the level of emissions control.
Tornadoes in Taranto — one of the effects of the cyclone that had come to the Apennines. Heavy rains fell on most of the peninsula, flooded several major cities. In real rivers turned the streets of Florence, in the mountains due to heavy rains descended landslides. Bad weather also affected Sicily and Sardinia