Boat sinks as storm hits Bosporus

ISTANBUL: A moored fisher boat sank in Bosporus at a dock in Beykoz district of Istanbul after thundershower hit the biggest metropolitan of Turkey early on Monday.

Being effective in the Asian side of Istanbul, heavy storm hacked down trees and blew away roofs in Beykoz, Kadıkoy and Uskudar districts. Especially small boat owners had hard time trying to save their boats. Reportedly fisher boat capsized in undulated waters of Bosporus near Yalı neighborhood of Beykoz.

Despite several material losses across Istanbul, no one injured or lost the life as a result of the thunderstorm.

SOURCE: CIHAN