Storm in Odessa: Woman swept into the sea
- 17.10.2016, 10:36,
- Accident » Accident. Main
The incident took place near one of the berths in Odessa yesterday.
A woman was swept away into the sea while walking along the pier near the berth №12 of the station 14 of the Big Fountain, according to the press-service of the regional department of the State Service for Emergency.
The rescue service received a call of the incident at 13:15 on October 16.
Skipper of one of the boats managed to save the victim and provided her with first medical aid.
The victim refused to be hospitalized and to provide a personal data.
The major storm has battered the city living it with no electricity supply.