The effects of Hurricane Fiona early Monday morning caused flooding, isolated towns and displaced people to various shelters in Bavaro, according to Manolin Ramírez, mayor of La Altagracia, a tourist area of the province.
Three people were trapped in their vehicles because SThey joined about one o’clock in the morning, a heavy rain preventing them from going to receive themBut they are alive.
During an interview on Telesistema’s “El Dia” program, the mayor explained that people from the neighborhoods of Villa Esperanza in the Cristinita area were evacuated. And Fiona’s wind gusts of 150 kmph. They broke the windows of the mayor’s office. Around 20 sectors have no power supply and are affected areas.
About four places are inundated At least 26 houses were left without roofs. In Bavaro, Los Corrales and Cortecito near Uvero Alto, people have been displaced.
In the case Veron, “We are waiting to remove the scuppers and clean them up, but the rain is too heavy,” he said.
In bull’s head The trees cut down by Fiona are blocking traffic Macau They have already paved the way. Likewise, there are downed trees in the Pueblo Bavaro area.
Since early morning at the center of Hurricane Piona, affecting the province of La Romana, almost constantly, the phenomenon will spread to other provinces and is described as the rain disaster of the Dominican Republic.