It was difficult on Wednesday night in Alexandroupoli due to the heavy rain, with the fire brigade giving instructions to citizens to avoid unnecessary movements and requiring its intervention in several cases.

The fire department freed one person

According to, the heavy rains caused flooding in areas of the city, and even in Dikella, the fire department had to intervene to free a man, who was trapped in his car.

Problems also on the way to Palagia, where it was closed for almost an hour, while the southern part of Apalo was also flooded and the school yard became a large lake, and the streets of Avada looked like torrents.


Even within the city several streets turned into rivers such as the small ring road of the city and the swimming pool area.


Problems also in Samothrace where materials are brought from the rain waters blocked the road to Prophet Ilias.