Collapse of foot-bridge in Vyazniki District, Vladimir Region

06 August 17:50

Collapse of foot-bridge in Vyazniki District, Vladimir Region

A foot-bridge collapsed due to a hit by a vehicle crane arm on 305 kilometer mark of the M-7 Volga Federal Motorway at 04:35 PM (Moscow time). There are injured.

Fire and rescue garrison of the Emergencies Ministry and other emergency services took off to the scene immediately.

Traffic was restricted in both directions. There are bypasses through the settlement of Pirovy-Gorodishchi.

The Vladimir Region Directorate of the Emergencies Ministry telephone Hotline – 8 (4922) 39-99-99.

More information is expected.

The information has been provided by the National Crisis Management Center of the Russian Emergency Situations Ministry