Bad weather leaves 139 towns and villages in Ukraine without electricity

Bad weather leaves 139 towns and villages in Ukraine without electricity

As of the morning of August 26, adverse weather conditions left 139 populated areas in four regions of Ukraine without electricity, the State Emergency Service of Ukraine reports.

“As of 7:00 on August 26, bad weather conditions (heavy rain, thunderstorm, and wind gusts) caused blackouts in 139 populated areas in four regions, in particular: Zhytomyr region – 68 populated areas, Kyiv region – 54, Vinnytsia region – 14, and Cherkasy region – 3," reads the report.

Emergency response teams of regional power distribution companies have been involved in the restoration of power supply.


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