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Days of heavy rain and flooding have prompted authorities to declare an emergency in Vologda Region.

06.11.2019 15:29

Days of heavy rain and flooding have prompted authorities to declare an emergency in Vologda Region.

Areas of several municipalities were flooded after the rivers broke their banks. The declaration covers 13 municipalities including the Vologda District and Gryazovets District which are among the worst affected. In a statement of 6 November, the Vologda Region Government said the precipitation was more than twice the normal amount and exceeded that of any November.

No casualties have been reported. However the flooding has caused material damages, with around hudreds of homes flooded in the region and 45 people evacuated, including 9 children.

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