Strong winds rip off canopy seeing it slam down onto pedestrians and vehicles in southern China

A canopy hit pedestrians and vehicles after being ripped off by strong winds in southern China.

The CCTV video, filmed in the city of Guilin in Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region on June 17, shows a canopy being blown off by the powerful winds and striking the pedestrians and vehicles on a road.

An adult and two pupils were rescued from underneath the canopy and none of them were in life-threatening condition.

The video was provided by local media with permission.