Edirnecentury-old railway overpass demolished
Citizens running to the demolition area competed with each other to get the iron that came out.
EDİRNE Within the framework of the ongoing high-speed train works in Edirne Tundzha River The overpass of the railway on the old line passing by the side was destroyed with the help of a construction machine. Citizens rushing to the demolition area competed with each other to get the iron that came out.
Within the framework of the works, the Tunca Bridge was temporarily closed to vehicle and pedestrian traffic for 5 days, while the overpass in the city center was destroyed by the teams with the help of construction equipment. Continuing their work within the framework of high-speed train works, the teams took extensive security measures in the surrounding area. While the demolition of the overpass was carried out in a controlled manner, the citizens who ran after hearing the news of the demolition competed with each other to get the iron. Tunca Bridge, which was temporarily closed to traffic due to high-speed train works, will remain closed until Friday, March 10. Transportation to Karaağaç within the framework of the studies. Mehmet Muezzinoglu It is provided by the Bridge.
While the construction works of the high-speed train line, which will reduce the journey between Istanbul-Edirne from 3.5 hours to 1.5 hours and the freight transportation from 6 hours to 2 hours, continue at full speed, the first stage of the Halkalı-Kapıkule Railway Project, the 153-kilometer Çerkezköy-Kapikule The line is planned to be completed in 2024.
A new one will be built in place of the overpass of the existing railway, which is located at the entrance of Edirne’s historical Tunca Bridge and was destroyed.