In the Sverdlovsk region, the driver crashed into power lines and de-energize the seven settlements

PHOTO : MIR / Nicholas kostyushin


About three thousand people in the Sverdlovsk region were left without electricity due to damaged power lines. Under disabling got seven settlements, according to “WORLD 24”.

It is noted that the accident occurred through the fault of one driver who crashed into a support power lines.

The incident occurred on 17 may at 15:40 (13:40 GMT). Renovations are taking place. In the place of the incident sent to the reserve sources of energy. Soon a large part of consumers will be energized. To fully restore the normal power supply scheme will take time.

Earlier it was reported about the accident in Khabarovsk, which has left without light almost 93 thousand people.