During the storm that was effective with the downpour in Edremit district of BALIKESİR, the roof of a workplace flew to the E-87 highway, which is about 15 meters long. The traffic flow on the highway was controlled for a while.
The downpour that started around 13.30 in Edremit district negatively affected life. Puddles formed on the avenues and streets due to the 1.5 hour downpour in the district center and the neighborhoods of Akçay, Güre and Altınoluk. Thunderstorms have also been effective in Ayvalık, Gömeç, Burhaniye and Havran districts.
The storm, which was effective with the downpour around 14:00 in the Altıoluk region of Edremit district, caused damage. Approximately 15 meters long roof of a workplace in Avcılar region flew to the E-87 highway. A parked car was damaged under the roof. Meanwhile, the absence of a vehicle on the road prevented a possible accident.
While the gendarmerie and police teams took precautions in the region, traffic flow on the highway was provided as control. After the roof was removed with cranes called to the region, the traffic on the highway returned to normal again.