Extreme Weather Leaves Sicilian Streets Flooded

Fierce storms battered the Italian island of Sicily, Tuesday, October 26, leaving some roads completely submerged in water.

Parts of Sicily and the adjacent Calabria were hit by a rare Mediterranean hurricane, known as a Medicane.

The Civil Protection emergency relief body issued its highest red alert, Tuesday, warning of potential risk to life and damage to property in the affected areas. (REUTERS)

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