Floods wash away Lunzua bridge on Mpulungu-Mbala road
By Staff Reporter
Lunzua bridge on the Mpulungu-Mbala road has been washed away following floods experienced in Northern Province last week.
In a statement Road Development Agency (RDA) communication and corporate affairs director Masuzyo Ndhlovu said the Lunzua bridge, approximately 8km from Mpulungu has been washed away following flash floods being experienced in the area.
“The flash floods that have taken a toll in the area are a result of the normal to above normal rains being experienced in the region,” said Ndhlovu.
He said RDA technical staff had been dispatched to the site to ascertain the damage.
“The Agency is doing everything possible to ensure that the flow of traffic is normalized. Road users will be advised in due course of alternative routes to use as we ascertain the immediate interventions in order to restore connectivity,” he said.