It became known that the “humpback” bridge on Elektrometallurg not yet closed. The exact date is not yet announced, but presumably the movement of the block from may 16.
This Informant learned this from Facebook. The situation was commented by the Director of KP “Geraftaar-1” Alexey Savchenko.
Yesterday, the press service of Nikopol city Council was announced on 23 may 2020 in Nikopol will be closed for the passage of the overpass on the street Electrometallurgists. “Humpbacked” the bridge is not usable.
However, from the video commentary of Alexey Savchenko became known that the overpass may 23 is not closed. Approximate date – from 16 to 27 may.
Reason decided to block traffic on a bridge, not an emergency condition of the overpass. The collapse of the structure can occur because of flooding of soil on which stands the bridge.
According to the experts, was to order the project for the overhaul of the overpass. It is possible that the traffic on the “hump-backed” bridge will have to close, told the city Council two years ago. At that time, officials decided to prohibit the passage through the viaduct of heavy traffic.
Previously, we reported that upon collapse of the bridge near Nikopol in the police has opened three criminal proceedings. Video of the moment of bridge collapse, see here. Also showed how rescuers of Nikopol and the Cover is manually unloaded the wagon failed: video. Looks like a destroyed bridge near Nikopol: photos from the scene of the accident, see here.