In the Amur region has finished clearing the pathways from the debris of the collapsed bridge

© Photo : emergencies Ministry Russiaville restoration work at the site of collapsed bridge in city Free the Amur region. Archive photoIn the Amur region has finished clearing the pathways from the debris of the collapsed bridge© Photo : emergencies Ministry of Russia

Soldiers of the Eastern military district has finished clearing the rubble from the railway tracks in the city Free the Amur region, on which the bridge collapsed, the press service of BBO.

«Forces of summary group of the purified 2, 3, 5, 7 and 9 way. Currently, all way free. The unit worked in two shifts. For more than two days of operation removed approximately 900 tons of collapsed buildings», — stated in the message.

For construction of roads in the collapsed detour bridge military heavy trucks imported 1360 tonnes of sand and gravel. In the works involved more than 70 servicemen and 10 units of special equipment. Units returned to places of permanent deployment.

On Tuesday, the third populous city of the Amur region collapsed superstructure of viaduct over the main road from the TRANS-Siberian railway street Mikhailo-chesnokovskaya, connecting the Central part with the Free zaliniine part. At this time, the bridge passed the truck, its driver was hospitalized with injuries.

Amur center of civil protection and fire safety later clarified that collapsed two spans of the viaduct with a length of 25 meters. SC opened a criminal case under article «Negligence». Free remains in emergency mode.

Source