The mayor of Kansk Andrey Beresnev stated that the city entered emergency mode, RIA “Novosti”.
According to the latest data from Kansk evacuated 58 persons. Suffered 117 country and 59 adjacent lots.
The water level has exceeded the critical level of 4.3 meters. Emergency workers inspect the area of the city and provide assistance to the victims. Formed headquarters with the aim of coordinating the actions of the rescue services.
“From Krasnoyarsk came to the United rescue squad in the amount of 42 people with specialized equipment”, – said Beresnev.
From the flood significantly affected the neighboring Irkutsk oblast. The floods killed five people, the fate of two remains unknown.