After the storm on Tuesday afternoon, the regional emergency inspectorate said it was necessary to deploy military firefighters to several cities in Partium and Transylvania, and damage is being repaired.
Gusty winds caused the most damage in NagyvradMany trees were uprooted, tin roofs, solar panels, and tiles were removed from buildings, and aluminum sheets were torn off in many modern buildings, Epihuranul wrote.
According to the news portal, the traffic of cars is stopped in almost all parts of the city due to trees that fell on the road, and many parked cars were also destroyed.
Inclement weather, which lasted barely ten minutes, also resulted in injuries and one person was hospitalized.
The hurricane-like storm swept through several cities in the Border Province, In Nagyszalonta, Margitta and Elesde it was also necessary to deploy military firefighters.
The emergency inspectorate announced that strong winds snapped trees and damaged roofs in Cluj-Napoca, and there were no casualties. Inclement weather caused similar problems in Velsoviso in Maramaros Province.
A Category 2 storm warning is in effect for several counties in Partium and Transylvania, and residents have been warned of the danger through the Ro-Alert mobile phone alert system in several settlements.
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