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Severe hailstorm wreaks havoc in Canberra

by Bev Olivarez (2020-07-09)

A fierce hailstorm has pelted Canberra with stones the size of golf balls inflicting severe damage across the national capital.

Monday afternoon's 15-minute storm prompted more than 1750 calls for help to the ACT Emergency Services Agency.

Emergency services will work through the night to respond to roof and window damage, fallen trees and electrical hazards.

Hundreds of windscreens wer