Ukravtodor explained why the bridge fell in Kharkov

Укравтодор объяснил, почему упал мост в Харькове

In Kharkov “tired” bridge

Traffic on the stretch of road where there was a cave, closed, traffic flows sent by the other part of the ring road – go along the road Kyiv-Kharkiv – Dovzhansky.

Emergency destruction of part of the overpass over the railroad in district, village Pisochyn on the ring road of Kharkov was the result of the dynamic impact of overloaded trucks, according to Ukravtodor.

Emergency destruction of the pins span the supports on the overpass was recorded on the morning of 25 August, and was the result of the offset of the span structure.

According to the examination HADI, held in may 2018, transport building, built in 1977, qualified as functional and belong to an emergency, said in Ukravtodor.

“According to preliminary data, the destruction was due to a substantial overload of one of the trucks, which moved across the bridge, with the result that there has been a shift plate and destruction of the structure. Offset construction, according to preliminary information, could cause dynamic impact of overloaded trucks, as evidenced by a pronounced braking distance within the place of destruction”, – is spoken in the message of Ukravtodor.

Traffic on the stretch of road where there was a cave, closed, traffic flows sent by the other part of the ring road – go along the road Kyiv-Kharkiv – Dovzhansky. Rail traffic at the entrances to the overpass slowed.

Experts analyze security surveillance camera, study braking distances and other factors to determine the cause of the destruction. The results of the survey will decide on the renewal of the bridge site or need a complete reconstruction of the bridge structure.

Recall that in Kharkiv there was a partial collapse of a road bridge from the Gloss market in the direction of the village pesochin, victims in the incident no.

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