Kirill Ovchinnicov for Russian R
Irina, roommate: aOwners drowned. All of them. Lubov Melnichenko and Nikolay Zaborzev. Pensioners. I was stopped by police this day. So I was not there. There were four more roommates. They went away probablya| Nobody helpeda. There are two dead persons by this address in the death roll - Zaborzeva Nelly and ZinchenkoValentinaa|Troitskaya street, 124. In the middle of the night of July 7 the small town of Krymsk was struck by a huge wave of water descending from the surrounding mountains. The flood hit the city around 2 a.m. when most residents were asleep. The flood wave reached the height of 7 m (23 ft), submerging many houses to the ceiling and drowning those who could not escape in time. The floods claimed the lives of 171 people. The town of Krymsk was devastated.