In Kiev, about 70 people are injured due to icy conditions – KSCA

In Kiev, as at 15:00 on November 29 in the brigade of emergency medical aid turned 69 injured. About this informed the Deputy Chairman of the KSCA Nicholas Poworoznik.

According to the Deputy Chairman of the KSCA, we are talking only about the complaints received by the Center of emergency medical aid and disaster medicine

“In the ambulance we received 69 calls from Kiev, who was injured due to the worsening weather conditions. Of these, 28 people were hospitalized; 27 is provided with the necessary assistance in the emergency room, 14 people received assistance on the spot. Out of the total four children who were assisted on the spot. Causes appeals mainly contusions and fractures of the upper and lower extremities,” – said Poworoznik.

He noted that the statistics on Kiev, which turned to their own emergency rooms, will be received and announced tomorrow morning, November 30.

According to the Ukrainian hydrometeorological center, in the afternoon, 30 November, in the capital are expected sleet and wind gusts of 17-22 m / s.

“According to weather forecasts, the expected wet snow and rain, night and morning ice, on roads ice, a wind North-Eastern 7-12 m / s; night temperature 0-2° C frost, in the afternoon From 4-6° Celsius,” – said in the message.

Earlier today it was reported that near Kiev due to icy conditions there was a major accident involving 11 cars.

In the Kiev region, because of the weather, ice and fog, occurred from the beginning of day more than 100 road accidents.