In the Altai region about five thousand people were left without electricity

© Fotolia / ѕеап824Линии power. Archival photoIn the Altai region about five thousand people were left without electricity© Fotolia / sean824

About 5 thousand people were left without electricity 10 settlements of the Altai Republic and Altai Krai after a strong wind gusts that reached 20 meters per second, told RIA Novosti the representative of the local emergency services.

«Partially disrupted power to more than 900 houses, which are home to almost 5 thousand people», — said the Agency interlocutor.

He said that without light in these regions also remained 10 socially important facilities. In addition, in four settlements of the broken cold water supply 440 homes. Was a drop of more than 20 trees, damaged five vehicles. According to preliminary data, no victims, carried out emergency repair work.

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