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About 11 thousand people in the Stavropol region were left without electricity due to heavy rain and wind, according to the materials of the Ministry of energy.
Explained that on Friday at about 16.30 in Kislovodsk due to adverse weather conditions (heavy rain, wind gusts up to 18 meters per second), there was a drop of ten trees with damage to distribution networks of 0.4-10 kV (area of responsibility TSO is JSC «Kislovodsk network company»).
«Without electricity there are about 3 thousand private houses with a population of about 11 thousand people», — stated in the message.
It is noted that the air temperature is 18 degrees Celsius. Emergency repair works involved eight emergency crews JSC «Kislovodsk grid company».