In the past 24 hours, military fire-fighters intervened in 11 counties to remove the negative effects of heavy rains. More than 40 trees have fallen on the road or cars, and many buildings, backyards and basements were flooded, according to the Emergency Situations Inspectorate (IGSU).
The General Inspectorate for Emergency Situations reported Tuesday morning that 91 warnings and now-cast warnings were issued at national level in the past 24 hours – Code Yellow and Code Orange for rain, wind gusts, lightning and small hail.
The bad weather produced damages in 26 localities in many counties, namely Alba, Arges, Bacau, Bihor, Braila, Brasov, Buzau, Cluj, Calarasi, Caras-Severin, Constanta, Covasna, Dambovita, Gorj, Galati, Giurgiu, Hunedoara, Harghita , Ilfov, Ialomita, Neamt, Prahova, Sibiu, Satu-Mare, Sălaj, Suceava, Teleorman, Timiş, Tulcea, Vaslui, Vâlcea, Vrancea, as well as in Bucharest.
The fire-fighters acted in support of the local population and the local public administration to remove 42 trees from the roads or cars and to drain water from 7 buildings, 6 annexes, 13 courtyards and 6 basements. Also, the strong wind has affected four roofs.
IGSU also points out that due to rains and alluviums on the road, road traffic on DN 1, in the area of Sinaia, Prahova County and county road DJ 203K, in the area of Lopatari locality in Buzău, was difficult and specialized teams have intervened to solve the situation.
According to the quoted source, Tuesday morning there were no more situations at national level requiring the intervention of military fire crews.