In Rostov-on-don and Bataisk liven podtopil more than 20 homes and 60 yards

Torrential rain on Friday podtopil more than 20 houses, about 60 yards, roads and social facilities in Rostov-on-don, Bataisk, told journalists the representative of GUMCHS of Russia across the Rostov region.

The downpour began in Rostov-on-don and Bataisk on Friday morning. The movement of trams and trolley buses was suspended. Suffered two railway tracks in the district of Rostov station.

"As a result of the passage of an atmospheric front on the territory of Rostov-on-don and Bataisk in the area of flooding were about 60 houses adjoining areas, 24 private houses, the road network of cities and six socially significant objects", - said the representative GUMCHS.

Rescuers continue pumping the water and help motorists. All involved more than 1.5 thousand persons of staff and 290 pieces of equipment.

On the eve of the rescuers has circulated a storm warning on the heavy rains and squally winds on 17 July in places in the Rostov region. According to Severo-the Caucasian management of Hydrometeorology, rain would go right up to the morning of July 18.