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On the Transcaucasian highway danger of an avalanching

On the Transcaucasian highway is saved danger of a descent of single avalanches is saved, the employee a press - services of republican department of the Ministry of Emergency Measures has informed News.

As he said, in high mountains, on gorge slopes on which Transkam lies, the thickness of a snow pall makes even more 20 centimetres that does not exclude " operations " the separate avalanche centres.

the MSG that the avalanche has descended on a high-mountainous piece of a highway has overnight come, having blocked road, the employee has told a press - services.

" 4 finding-out of circumstances 2 a place of state of emergency change of rescuers on duty Transcaucasian poiskovo - saving division has been by and by directed, ABT happened immediately have notified a management Alagirsky DRSU and republican protivolavinnogo group " - the interlocutor of agency has noted.

As he said, avalanche investigation has specified that practically at once two avalanches on distance of 1,5 kilometres from each other simultaneously have descended. By estimations of experts, the volume of one of the descended avalanches has made about 400 cubic metre, another - from above 800.

2 21. 30 Moscow time the line has been unblocked also movement is restored.