Intense snowfalls are recorded in Santa Cruz: routes were cut and classes were suspended in several locations – ADNSUR

Intense snowfalls are recorded in Santa Cruz: routes were cut and classes were suspended in several locations – ADNSUR
Intense snowfalls are recorded in Santa Cruz: routes were cut and classes were suspended in several locations – ADNSUR

Due to the snow storm that hits much of the Province of Santa Cruz, The Government ordered the closure of different sections of the national routes that cross the Santa Cruz territory starting at 7 p.m.

Traffic in them will be enabled again tomorrow, Tuesday, June 18 at 9 in the morning. At the same time, he ordered the formation of a crisis committee to alleviate different situations that arise from this polar wave.

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Below we provide the details of the routes that are not enabled for travel:

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  • Route 3 from Río Gallegos to San Julián
  • Route 40 from Guer Aike to Perito Moreno

In the case of Calafate and the Coal Basin, it was reported that the routes from La Esperanza to Río Turbio and from La Esperanza to El Calafate They are closed without opening hours.

Given the panorama that is presented at these hours due to the storm, it is recommended to respect the official orders not to travel. Regarding trucks or large vehicles, please also abide by this provision.

The Provincial Road Safety Agency reminds all users of the routes that it is mandatory carry chains and if they do not do so, they will be considered violators of the provisions, which is why they must be reported to the local police stations for contravention of the rules.

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On the other hand, from the Provincial Government, it was reported that in the last hours A truck was rescued on the road, for which two Provincial Highway machines, fuel and personnel had to be used. That work involved 5 hours. This incident occurred because the driver did not heed the warnings of the police. He left after 6 pm without chains from November 28 to Río Gallegos in the middle of a snow storm.

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Added to the case mentioned above is what happened a few days ago in Tres Lagos where a similar situation arose with a cage truck with animals that was stuck in the mud due to rain. The driver decided to continue despite the weather conditions, generating a series of inconveniences for not obeying the rules and warnings.

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It is important to be aware, responsible and take all the necessary precautions when embarking on a trip.

Winter is coming really hard, which is why, given the forecasts, the government is creating a crisis committee that affects the ministries of Production, Commerce and Industry; Energy and Mining; Health and Environment; Social Development, Equality and Integration, and Security. They are already working in an articulated manner to provide fuel, food in supermarkets, and hospital supplies. All these actions are being carried out to face a storm that is unprecedented and for which there are no forecasts.

X by Mario Gonzalez Muñoz (Southern Patagonian)
 
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