Shulyavsky bridge collapses: traffic is blocked

19:25, 28 February 2017

Kyiv authorities report of the expertise results on the state of Shulyavsky bridge. Earlier it was reported that some of its parts have collapsed. Nobody was hurt due to the incident.

The workers of the State Road Agency of Ukraine investigated the scale of the destruction all night.  As of now, a ruined skirting board was dismantled.

Chief engineer of the Road Agency believes that the bridge can still be used. For now, the traffic though the bridge is blocked. Minibuses and trolley buses are making detours. The drivers are asked to refrain from driving in this part of the city to avoid traffic jams. The passengers looked for an alternative ways to get to work this morning.