SIMFEROPOL, October 9 – Novosti. Since the resumption of traffic across the bridge, eight trains have passed to Crimea, five from Crimea, about 6,000 passengers have been transported, Novosti was told in the press service of the Grand Service Express company.
The company “Grand Service Express” announced the departure from the Crimea of all trains delayed due to an emergency on the Crimean bridge.
“Since the resumption of traffic across the bridge, eight trains have passed to Crimea (including three Anapa-Simferopol trains), five from Crimea. About six thousand passengers have been transported,” the press service said.
On Saturday morning, a truck was blown up, causing the fire of seven fuel tanks of the train. There was a partial collapse of two automobile spans of the bridge. The arch above the navigable part of the bridge is not damaged, the NAC indicated . According to preliminary data from the Investigative Committee of the Russian Federation , three people died as a result of the explosion.
The railway workers restored the tracks on the damaged section of the bridge, the first passenger train passed from the Crimea in the direction of the Kuban on Saturday evening. The Ministry of Transport of the Russian Federation assured that the entire volume of passenger and cargo transportation in the direction of Crimea would be provided.
Yesterday, 22:49The first passenger train passed the Crimean bridge