According to him, the accident occurred at 7 a.m. today, Jan. 12.
"We noticed that the water pressure went down in Khortytsia neighborhood. It turned out that a pipe with diameter of 1,200 mm has split around. The water supply to the whole neighborhood with more than 100,000 residents was cut off," the official said. According to him, the water will be delivered in the neighborhood by five water carriers of the Vodokanal until the water supply is restored.