Three people were injured as a result of the bad weather. The fall of 63 trees and 3 billboards was recorded. The Belbek River also overflowed its banks.
The storm in Crimea caused trees to fall, limited vehicle traffic and caused power outages for nearly half a million people. The “governor” of Sevastopol, Mikhail Rozvazhaev, reported the details in his Telegram channel.
Three people were injured. They were hospitalized.
Waves up to 8-10 meters: a strong storm hit Crimea (photo, video)
According to him, the fall of 63 trees and 3 billboards was recorded. Specialists are eliminating the consequences of damage to the roofs of 20 houses, three buildings, and 17 vehicles.
The representative of the Russian occupation administration added that they plan to accommodate those affected by the disaster in the Lazur boarding house. Due to a powerful hurricane, the Belbek River also overflowed its banks. Flooding of residential buildings began.
Rescuers evacuated four people from flooded houses along Kamchinskoye Highway. Evacuation continues in residential buildings located in a military town near the Khersones lighthouse.
The storm, as “adviser to the head of Crimea” Oleg Kryuchkov noted in the Telegram channel, provoked a shutdown of power lines. Approximately 498 thousand residents of the peninsula were left without electricity.
The most affected areas of Crimea are Leninsky, Chernomorsky, Bakhchisaraysky, Oktyabrsky, Belogorsky, Simferopol, Saki. The consequences of bad weather are being eliminated by 38 brigades.
Storm in Crimea
On November 26, the occupiers announced that streams of water were covering roads on the western coast of Crimea. The head of the occupation authorities, Sergei Aksenov, said that on Monday everyone can sit at home and not go to work. Sea water flooded the streets of coastal settlements and rose to almost a meter. The peak of bad weather occurred between 20:00 and 23:00 (Kyiv time).
Let us remind you that on November 25, weather forecasters announced the weather forecast for the coming days. According to them, snow, rain, and sometimes ice will be recorded in Ukraine.