Yesterday’s heavy rainfall has caused some road closures and Gemikonağı Lake has overflowed. The road from Bostancı to Taşpınar village was closed to traffic as a result of the stream flooding the road to Taşpınar village.
Police said that part of the Güzelyurt-Lefke main road between Cengizköy junction and Gemikonağı was closed to traffic.
Access is possible using the Cengizköy-Çamlıköy-Lefke route. Drivers are asked to obey traffic signs. Part of of the Bostancı-Angolem route was closed to traffic.
Severe weather conditions have caused flooding in the Lefke region. Streams and lakes are overflowing.
The Mayor of Lefke, Aziz Kaya, said that the Gemikonağı creek, which carries about 1 million cubic meters of water a day, is overflowing
Update: BRT reports that the
Güzelyurt-Lefke main road has been re-opened this morning.