Typhoon «Jebi» left without electricity for three villages on Sakhalin

© RIA Novosti / Sergey Pathiterator in fotobanka. Archival photoTyphoon «Jebi» left without electricity for three villages on Sakhalin© RIA Novosti / Sergey Pathiterator the image Bank

Typhoon «Jebi» that hit Sakhalin on the night of Wednesday, left without electricity for three settlements on the island, told RIA Novosti press-Secretary of LLC «Sakhalinenergo» Margarita Tatariv.

«As of 08.50 am, remain damaged four power lines 6-10 kV in the villages Tomari, Uglegorsk and Alexandrovsk-Sakhalinsky districts,» — said the Agency interlocutor.

According to her, currently, on the restoration of damaged power lines 156 members of repair teams and 59 units of equipment of the holding.

«The day before, after receiving a storm warning, «Sakhalinenergo» was introduced mode of increased readiness, the management is translated to round-the-clock,» added the spokesman.