In the Urals Railway slides into river

Landslides can destroy area of South-Ural Railway in Orenburg region. The river banks collapsed Sakmara so that breakage to the rails is about 35 meters.

For emergencies caused floods and other climatic factors in recent years. Under their influence began intensively to crumble the left bank of the river in Sakmara Saraktash near Orenburg region. The length of the problem area is about 600 meters high cliff 25 meters.

Jeopardized web site of the South Ural railway Orenburg Saraktash-Aydyrlya. Before collapsing banks it is only 35 meters. "Trains on this section of road is now walking without stopping" — quoted a representative of the regional emergency department RIA Novosti.
In addition to the railroad situation threatens disaster and other critical infrastructure. The edge of the cliff is separated by only eight meters from the site of the public highway Saraktash yellow-Belyayevka. Only during the flood period in 2011, approached the coast highway to 20 meters.

Also in the area are collapsed power lines Orenburg by "Central Electric Grids" and high pressure pipeline. The nearest town, village Yellow is just one kilometer from the site of the collapse. "In order to prevent an emergency power line and gas line in an emergency withdrawn to a safe distance, construction of bypass road," — said the representative of the Ministry for Emergencies.

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