Tornado struck the southern Italian city of Taranto, where Europe's largest steel factory Ilhwa. Suffered as a result of the building of the plant and 20 workers who performed the same day duties. One person has been missing after the wind took the funnel into the sea crane where he worked. Three of his colleagues were rescued. A total of 38 people suffered Taranto.
Tornado brought serious damage to the company, since many workers demolished the design of the plant, which was recently involved in an environmental scandal. Because of this, even had to suspend production to violent means to introduce here is more environmentally friendly technologies, and thereby reduce the incidence figures for cancer and respiratory diseases in the population of southern Italy. In addition, the management of the plant had problems with the law in the form of corruptive practices. It is learned that the two-year plan for the retrofitting and greening of the plant has been agreed in the last month.
In addition to the plant in Ilhwa affected by a number of school location, six were in her children received minor injuries. In other regions of Italy during a tornado observed water level rise, especially in Venice.