Flooded backyard in Krasnodar Territory. Photo taken from the website of the Krasnodar Administration, https://admkrai.krasnodar.ru/content/1131/show/448615/

27 October 2018, 16:28

Count of victims of Kuban flooding reaches 66

During the flooding in the Krasnodar Territory, six people perished and 60 others were injured, the fate of two persons remains unknown, the local emergency services have stated today.

The "Caucasian Knot" has reported that on October 26, the emergency services stated that during the flooding in the Tuapse and Apsheron Districts of the Krasnodar Territory six people had died. According to the same day's report of the territorial Ministry of Public Health, 11 children and 39 adults sought medical help; 13 persons were hospitalized.

"According to the updated data, 66 people suffered; six of them perished; the fate of two people is still unknown," said the spokesman of the regional emergency services. According to his story, nine people were hospitalized, the RIA "Novosti" informs.

This article was originally published on the Russian page of 24/7 Internet agency ‘Caucasian Knot’ on October 27, 2018 at 09:56 am MSK. To access the full text of the article, click here.

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