Weather situation: Roads, crossings and bridge remain closed
21 April, 2019, 10:17 pm
EIGHTEEN roads, 14 crossings and a bridge remain closed across the country due to flooding over the past three days.
According to the Fiji Roads Authority, these are areas within the Central and Western divisions.
They have deployed teams to work on these infrastructures.
“Members of the public are advised to please find alternative routes where possible and take extra caution,” the FRA has stated.
“The FRA maintenance teams are working to rectify these issues but road users need to exercise caution at all times.”
The authority is closely monitoring the situation of all roads.
Meanwhile, a team of contractors are at work on the Lovoni Bridge on Ovalau in Levuka.
Roads closed following the heavy rain event:
Waisomo Crossing on Delailasakau Road, Rewa
Navulokani Road near Wailoa Road junction in Rewa
Vatulili Village Access Road in Rewa
Naduru Temple Road in Suva
Deepwater Road in Korovou
Wainawaqa Road, Rewa is restricted to light vehicles
Dalip Crossing in Nausori
Waila Crossing on Nataveya Road
Wainavida Crossing on Lutu Vuisiga Road
Buiduna Road near Buiduna Primary School
Waisa Crossing in Tailevu
Colata Cocoa crossing on Colata Cocoa Road in Tailevu
Qelekuro Crossing on Qelekuro Road in Tailevu
Nakorovou Crossing off Navunisole Road in Tailevu
Waimalua Crossing on Waimalua Road in Tailevu
Luvunavuaka Village Crossing in Tailevu
Nabolau Crossing in Tailevu
Naboro Cocoa Crossing in Tailevu
Burewai Crossing in Tailevu
Nabilo Road in Tailevu
Nawiwaivusa Road in Tailevu
Nasau Road landslip in Tailevu
Waidalice Road landslip in Tailevu
Lovoni Bridge on Ovalau; contractors are on site