In Ivano-Frankivsk region fell to 70% of the monthly norm: the effects of the weather

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Have to make the entrance to settlements.

In the three districts of Ivano-Frankivsk region got about 70% of the monthly norm of precipitation. The storm destroyed levees, bridges, overpasses, 34 settlements disrupted transportation. In addition, the river Dniester flooded by nearly 7 feet — for the first time in 12 years, reports the with reference to Country.

“The impact of floods in the Ivano-Frankivsk region took Verkhovyna, Kosovo, Rozniakowski areas. Actually dropped to 70% of the monthly norm of precipitation. This has created a powerful flow which in its way was destroyed dams, bridges and crossings. The Dniester overflowed almost 7 meters to the level of disaster in 2008,” said interior Minister Asen Avakov.

The Minister added that it is important to make the entrance to settlements to provide people the necessary assistance.

“On the afternoon expected better weather conditions and consent to departure of the aircraft of the interior Ministry. The helicopter is already loaded with food and necessary equipment,” he said.

It is noted that the region has destroyed 110 km of roads, of 1850 meters of Bank protection and 90 bridges. In General, the area floods in Ivano-Frankivsk, Lviv and Chernivtsi regions damaged 429,7 km of roads and 130 bridges. Disrupted transport connection with the 34 settlements.

In addition, due to the massive floods in the Carpathian region “Ukrzaliznytsya” suspended the running of seven commuter trains in some areas.

According to information a press-services of the company from 24 June and will run four commuter trains:

  • Kolomyya-Sniatyn,
  • Sniatyn-Coloma,
  • Vorokhta – Ivano-Frankivsk,
  • Ivano-Frankivsk – Vorokhta.

From June 25 to cancelled the running of three trains:

  • Sniatyn-Coloma,
  • Kolomyya-Sniatyn,
  • Vorokhta – Ivano-Frankivsk.