Bad weather in Transcarpathia: fallen trees

12 May 2014 15:50  6869358 070198
Bad weather in Transcarpathia: fallen trees

On the night of Sunday to Monday, May 12, because of storms and gusts, at 22:00, it was reported about the falling of a tree on the roadway of the bypass road in Uzhgorod. The rescue department of the Special purpose emergency and rescue detachment of the State Emergencies Service of Ukraine Office in Transcarpathian region was engaged to cut and to remove the tree from the roadway

At 01:37 on May 12, a similar situation occurred on the highway near the village of N. Davydkovo, Mukachevo district.

And in the morning, due to strong wind, a private house on Mukachivska street in Svalyava became blocked by a large tree. The team of the State fire and rescue unit 9 in Svalyava was engaged to cut the tree (6 cubic meters of wood was cut).

 In addition, as of 07.00, May 12, 3 feeders were completely de-energized, 12 feeders were partially de-energized and 71 transformer substations were de-energized. There is no power supply completely in 10 settlements and partially - in 17 settlements in Uzhgorod, Svalyava, Beregovo and Mukachevo districts.

 Emergency crews of electricians are working to eliminate the effects of bad weather.

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