In Kryvyi Rih, a pumping station was damaged. This was announced on Wednesday, September 14, in the office of the President of Ukraine.
It is noted that damage to the hydraulic structure led to a rise in the water level in the Ingulets River.
Footage has appeared on the Web showing flooding in some areas of the city. According to eyewitnesses, the dam at the Karachunovsky reservoir was damaged.
The day before it was reported that electricity was cut off in Kharkiv, and there was no water in some areas of the city. According to media reports, there were also interruptions in communication. In addition, for technical reasons, the operation of the metro was suspended.
Prior to that, on September 12, Kharkiv Mayor Igor Terekhov said that the city was left without electricity and water supply. The city subway also stopped working. According to him, this was due to the failure of the critical infrastructure of the city.