On Friday evening, August 17, powerful shower covered Rakhiv Transcarpathian region, reports Zaxid.net.
Seven local residents had to be evacuated from flooded houses. People temporarily settled in the district hospital, where they spent the night, and after the recession of the water back home.
The result of bad weather were flooded about fifty houses in the water were a few dozen cars.
According to reports in social networks, the downpour started in the city around 20:00 and lasted an hour. However, storm flows were so powerful that carried wood from the mountains was blocked by several bridges flood Burkut, which flows from the town’s amphitheatre. This resulted in the artificial dam and the water coming from the banks, flooded the Central part of the city, which is located in the lowlands.
Information about affected people and the destruction of the buildings yet.
Recall that yesterday, August 17th, in Lviv at about 17:00 began a short but intense downpour. For half an hour the town was flooded. Rescuers evacuated 130 people from flooded minibuses and cars.