Tornado overturns four cars in Strovolos (photo)

June 16, 2019 at 5:32pm

A tornado caused four cars to turn over in Strovolos shortly after 4 pm on Sunday.

The incident happened at the intersection of Stavrou avenue and Hadjiosif street.

There were no reported injuries.

Police and the fire service have arrived at the scene.

Earlier on Sunday morning the met office issued an orange alert warning for rain and thunderstorms.

The fire service said that it received 40 calls to respond to incidents caused by the weather phenomena.

It said that three houses in Strovolos, Lakatamia and Engomi have flooded.

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