The storm with gale-force winds killed 22 people and seriously injured 117 in central China , state media said Friday. Heavy rain and winds of up to 67 miles (108 kilometers) per hour swept through Shangqiu and Kaifeng in Henan province Wednesday night, ripping up trees and sending them crashing into homes, the official news agency said. Several cities in neighboring Anhui were also affected but no deaths were reported there, it said.