Emergency situation was declared in Donetsk region due to bad weather
According to the press service of the Main Directorate of the State Service of Ukraine for Emergency Situations in Donetsk region, emergency situation was declared in Donetsk region in connection with deterioration of weather conditions.
"The session of the regional commission of ecological and anthropogenic security and emergency situations was held in Donetsk. During the session a decision was made to classify the situation on the territory of Donetsk region as a result of worsening weather conditions as emergency situation of the regional level of natural character according to the National classifier of emergencies," the office noted.
43 persons, who suffered from frostbite and exposure, already addressed the medical institutions of the region, 35 of them were hospitalized.