Photo: Ministry of emergency situations of the Russian Federation / RIA Novosti
The floods in the Kuban region killed six people. This was announced by Minister of civil defense and emergencies of the Krasnodar territory Sergey Kapustin, reports TASS.
According to him, four bodies were found in the survey of houses in Absheron district. Earlier it was reported about two victims in the Tuapse district.
Hospitalized two victims, one received outpatient care. The fate of one person remains unknown.
In Sochi was introduced a state of emergency. It was also noted that the municipal operational services prepared for the next strong rain in the night from 25 to 26 October.
On 25 October it was reported that in the Lazarev district of Sochi because of the flooding collapsed a bridge across the river Makopse. In the city disrupted traffic. Motorists complain of traffic collapse on the roads and fear that gas stations run out of gas.
On Wednesday evening, October 24, Krasnodar Krai showers fell, impounded almost 2 thousand houses. Because of the powerful cyclone happened flooding over a thousand residential homes in Tuapse, Apsheron regions of Kuban, as well as in the settlements of the urban district of Sochi.
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