In Lipetsk has eliminated accident that left without electricity part of the city

© RIA Novosti / Igor Taraborrelli in fotobanka. Archival photoIn Lipetsk has eliminated accident that left without electricity part of the city© RIA Novosti / Igor Taraborrelli the image Bank

The specialists of Lipetsk municipal energy company has eliminated the effects of the storm which Thursday night the residents of the two districts of Lipetsk were left without electricity, reported RIA Novosti the representative of the company.

Rescuers warned that the 17 of may in Lipetsk and the region are expected rain and thunderstorms with wind gusts up to 16 meters per second. As a result of the storm at 19.42 GMT, there was a blackout in the neighborhood Nizhenka, and a minute later — in the neighborhood of NLMK. According to the online edition gorod48.ru without an electricity in total remained about 7.5 thousand of Lipetsk residents.

«The light given at night, everything is powered, the power is now not» — said the representative of NLMK.

The storm on 17 may in Lipetsk led to the tragedy — about 17.00 MSK while working on the roof of a house under construction from a lightning strike killed 56-year-old editor, and his 30-year-old colleague was rushed to the hospital. SK began occurred a preliminary inquiry.

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