The Bridge Laura Broken And Closed
1 October 2012 - lexpress.mu
The Laura Bridge, St. Pierre has cracked this Friday, September 28, after the passage of a truck. It is closed to traffic from 20 pm tonight.
According to Inspector of Police Shehzad Nazeerally Saint-Pierre, a gap of about twenty centimeters is visible in the foundations of the bridge tonight. "So baz ine cede," he said on the phone to express. The villagers, for their part argue that significant crack was seen at the end of the afternoon, following the passage of a truck in particular.
The bridge is a structure 200 years old according to residents. With its closure, traffic will be diverted to the village of Malenga.