In the days of raging elements fire and rescue units have made more than 200 visits to the elimination of accidents caused by strong winds
Over the last two days, 26 and 27 December 2011, when St. Petersburg was raging elements, fire and rescue units have made more than 200 visits to the elimination of accidents caused by high winds, said "St. Peterburg.ru", the press service of the Ministry of Emergency Situations.
120 time rescuers went to dismantle torn sheets of roofing iron, 76 times — removed fallen trees, and another 21 times removed damaged by wind promotional banners and posters.
The day before the house number 128 on the avenue Engels fell fence length of about 100 meters. The accident injured two women in 1959 and 1960 birth. Both had to be hospitalized.
On the street. Grandma, 71 with the flying house roofing sheets covered the five cars. Another five cars in the street. Leni Golikova damaged the fallen tree. One car was under a fallen tree in the cash, 15. Repeatedly trees fell on the roadway.
At Prospect Marshal Govorov, 28 fell on the roadway tree crown hurt following on a route tram number 36 and lowered him pantograph. In the Red village in Gatchina highway, 13, Bldg. 3 tree fell on the facade of a house.
Outside, Richard Sorge dropped to public transport. In Kronstadt pavilion stop blown away.
Two days recorded 8 cases of damage to electrical wires because of falling trees on them and torn sheets of roofing.
On Leninsky Prospekt, 87 gust of wind had torn Christmas garland. The house № 61 on Northern Avenue billboard fell on the roadway.
Over the next three days, 28 — 30 December, in St. Petersburg is expected westerly wind gusts of 15-20 m / s, at night on December 28 may increase wind gusts 19-24 m / s, sometimes up to 25-27 m / s.