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Earthslip in Castlereigh disrupts transportation in Hatton

13 August 2019 - 46   - 0

Transportation along the Hatton - Norton Bridge road has been affected due to a landslip which occured in the Castlereigh area this afternoon.

Vehicles travelling towards the Laxapana and Osborne areas had faced difficulties in transportation due to the earthslip which had occured at around 3:30 pm.

Police said steps are being taken to clear the road and restore telecommunication lines which had been damaged due to heavy winds experienced in the area.

(Reporting and pics by G Krishanthan)

 

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