Bad weather in Puglia: collapses the bridge of the Saline under the fury of the wind at 90 kilometers per hour. Bad weather damage is counted a Margherita of Savoy, one of the most affected Apulian municipalities. Bad weather caused damage to lights and stalls arranged for the feast of the patron saint Maria Santissima Addolorata.
The rain and the strong wind that hit the ofantina area of the province of Barletta – Andria – Trani this morning, caused various damage, especially in the spa of Margherita di Savoia. In the production plant of the salt pans a metal structure was destroyed, a bridge crane used in the site to unload the salt which is transferred through the conveyor belts onto the trolleys and then collected in mounds. Overwhelmed by rain and wind, the structure collapsed on one of the piles of salt. There were no injuries. Further damage was recorded in the city: the streets were flooded and the street vendors present for the patronal feast of the Addolorata had to dismantle the stalls..