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Sandstorm in Tehran kills 4, injures almost 30

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On Monday, a strong sandstorm hit the capital of Iran, killing at least four and injuring close to 30 people, the BBC reports.

In Tehran, winds reached 70 mph, damaging windows and knocking over trees. Witnesses say the sky turned orange, and several traffic accidents occurred due to low visibility.

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The Associated Press also shared a video of the storm's aftermath. --Catherine Garcia