MOSCOW, Oct. 25 — RIA Novosti. More than 210 settlements of the Kostroma region with a population of over 17,500 people on Tuesday were without power because of the accident at the power line, told RIA Novosti the regional emergency department.
"At 13.35 it was reported that in the area there was a violation of the Galich supply 110 kV transmission line. As a result of violations without electricity transmission lines are 213 settlements Chuhlomskogo Soligalich and areas with a population of about 17.51 thousand people, "- he said.
At the scene, had already gone to maintenance crews IDC Centre and the Galician and Buiskikh grids. For recovery efforts involved 22 men and five vehicles.
"Work is underway to identify and address the causes of disconnection," — said the representative office.
Source: RIA Novosti