From the beginning of April on the ice crossing over the Lena River on the Yakutsk-Nizhny Bestyakh direction there is entered load capacity limiting. Vehicular traffic on the river will be completely closed by mid-April.
“We are planning a phased closure of all the ice crossings, including the Lena River crossing, April 15, with a phased load capacity reduction”, – said the head of FKU Federal Highway Administration “Viluy” Nikolai Andreev.
From April 1, on ice crossings of “Lena” and “Viluyi” roads there will be load capacity limit of 25 tons. From April 5 – 20 tons, from April 10 – 10 tons.