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Mom who shielded infant daughter from tennis ball-sized hail shares photos of her injuries

8 monthes ago   |   By WGN TV

QUEENSLAND, Australia - An Australian mother caught in a severe storm with her infant daughter shielded the child with her own body as hail ripped through her car Thursday.
Fiona Simpson was driving northwest of Brisbane in the rural town of Kingaroy with her baby and grandmother when they became trapped in the storm, hail the size of a tennis ball shattering the vehicle's windows, according to the Courier-Mail .
“We parked at the side of the when the storm got too heavy and the hail blew out our windows,” Simpson wrote on Facebook. “I covered my infant with my body to stop her from...
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Mother shows her black and blue bruises after shielding her baby from a horrific hail storm in Australia

Mother shows her black and blue bruises after shielding her baby from a horrific hail storm in Australia

8 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

A mother and her baby got caught in a brutal "supercell" hailstorm which ripped roofs from homes swept across northern Queensland in Australia on Thursday.
Fiona Simpson, the mother, was beaten black and blue by hail stones while shielding her baby and she posted pictures on Facebook.
The storm was so fierce it smashed clean through two of her car windows.
"I'm just a mum, you do anything you can to protect your child no matter what, even at your own expense and I would do it again," she said.
An Australian mother was left with horrific bruises and cuts after shielding her baby Clara from...
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