Boulders tumble from a landslide in Fangtan, Hubei Province

2022-08-27 0 By

A boulder, weighing about 160 tons, was found stranded on the road in Fangtan township of Zhangwan District, causing traffic disruption……This morning, the Reporter of Shiyan Evening News learned that there are a large number of rocks piled up on the road at the landslide of Hexi Road, one of which is about 7 meters wide of the road.Due to the traffic disruption, the traffic department set up warning signs and roadblocks at nearby intersections to remind passing citizens not to approach and detour, and pay attention to safety.Zhang Wan District transportation bureau a person in charge told reporters that the road on the stones and earth, are caused by landslides, estimated to be more than 3,000 square meters.A few days ago, due to the rainfall in Shiyan, the road side part of the mountain surface loose, resulting in landslides.The largest of these, the boulder, is estimated to weigh 160 tons.Zhangwan District Transport Bureau rushed to the scene immediately after the landslide.However, due to the landslide in the mountain is not stable, do not have the construction conditions, so the traffic department while observing, while taking the setting of detour signs and other relevant measures.Today, as the weather continues to improve, construction conditions are in place.Zhangwan District Traffic bureau will mobilize large-scale construction equipment to the site for construction, and strive to grab the road as soon as possible.According to reports, the construction of this monolith alone will take about three days.Since blasting cannot be carried out, the stones will be dismantled using crushing hammers.It is expected to take a week for the road to be fully operational.It is understood that Hexi Road is located in Zhangwan District, from Huanglong Town Lion gully village to Fangtan Township Xujiawan village, the whole line 12 kilometers, can lead to Yunyang district Wufeng township.Hexi Road and Huangfang Road face each other across the blocking river, the traffic flow is very small.In addition, the block river bridge in fangtan township has been open to traffic, so the landslide on the side of the road has little impact on traffic.Remind the public not to approach the passing please detour.Declaration: The copyright of this article belongs to the original author, if there is a source error or infringement of your legitimate rights and interests, you can contact us through the mailbox, we will promptly deal with.Email address: