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Cargo to Murmansk can redirect vehicles

The cargo in Murmansk can be delivered by rail instead of road transport after the collapse of the span of the railway bridge, which was interrupted with the Murmansk railway, reported in a press-service of the regional government.

Monday was the collapse of a railroad bridge across the river Cola, where there was repair work required due to damage to the support.

"Currently, work is underway on the organization of cargo transportation, which will be completed in the near future. According to preliminary information, the traffic can be redirected from rail to road transport", - stated in the message.

It is noted that the scene had been Governor of the Murmansk region Andrey Chibis. On Sunday evening in the area adjacent to the bridge, on his behalf was introduced emergency mode.

Earlier it was reported that passenger traffic redirected from the railway station in Murmansk bus station, the Output of the Kola district, where currently go passenger trains, as before, in four areas: Moscow, Saint-Petersburg, Yaroslavl, Vologda.

"Right now experts estimate the timing of recovery of the collapsed part of the bridge, but, of course, every effort will be made to the work was completed in the shortest possible time", - said the press service.