June 2, 2014 11:26 am
Updated: June 2, 2014 12:29 pm

WATCH: Massive sandstorm swallows Tehran

WATCH ABOVE: A massive sandstorm makes its way into Tehran, Iran.

TORONTO – We may complain about storms in Canada, but we’ve never seen one quite like this.

On Monday, a severe storm, with winds that stirred up a wall of sand, blew through Iran’s capital city, Tehran.

According to the Tehran Times, the storm packed winds of 100 km/h, killing four people and injuring at least another 30.

Most of the injuries occurred as trees and signs fell. The storm also cut power to some areas of the city.

Global News

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