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Munich storm: Several injured as hailstones the size of tennis balls lash city and smash cars

Hailstones as big as tennis balls have hammered Munich, injuring several people and smashing the windscreens of vehicles. The ice storm lashed the southern German city on Monday, damaging homes and injuring a seven-year-old boy among others, local media said. “Chunks of ice were hitting us like gunshots,” one motorist told the DPA news agency. She added: “In the towns you could see roof tiles on the street. The streets were green with broken-off branches and leaves.” We’ll tell you what’s true. You can form your own view. From 15p €0.18 $0.18 USD 0.27 a day, more exclusives, analysis and extras. Subscribe now Meteorologists reportedly said the hailstones were up to 6cm in…