More than 15,000 people Peschanokopsky district of Rostov region are without electricity due to thunderstorms and squally winds damaged a line eletroperedachi, told RIA Novosti on Saturday, a representative of the Southern Regional Emergency Center of Russia Oleg Greeks.
According to him, due to adverse weather conditions — heavy rain and winds of up to 30 meters per second — on a Saturday morning with no light left about 19,000 residents. Local authorities have imposed emergency mode.
"At the present time, some de-energized already connected to electricity. Fully complete the repair work is scheduled for Saturday, 22.00 MSK," — said the source.
He said that the restoration work are 12 brigades of Power.
Heavy rain and hail and wind shkvality Saturday morning and walked for the Krasnodar Territory. As a result, on a Saturday morning without light there were 20,000 residents of the village of White Clay. In addition, while the element of wind damaged the roof of the 50 private houses, the roofs of five schools, two kindergartens, two recreation centers and a roof on a rural stadium. In rayonevveden emergency mode.