Hurricane in Crimea: obstructions, damaged roofs and 2 injured people

12:25, 19 April 2012
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A hurricane brought down about 100 trees, two young women got injuries.


The press service of Crimean department of the Emergency Ministry disclosed this.

Inhabitants of Simferopol of 22 and 27 years old got numerous fractures as a result of fall of branches. The injured women were taken to resuscitation department. Physicians say that their condition is stable.

At the same time, a roof at 400 square metres was brought down from three- storey building in the central part of Simferopol.


The roof fell on 5 cars parked near the building. Rescuers of the Emergency Ministry and employees of municipal services try to free the cars.


It is said in the report that wind speed in Simferopol, the Simferopol and Belogorskyi regions was 31m/s today.

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