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Levuka road washed away due to heavy rainfall

Bureta Road and Rukuruku Crossing in Ovalau Circular Road, Levuka has been washed out, due to heavy rainfall. FRA Acting Chief Executive Officer Rory Garland said both the crossing and the road was closed to traffic and only accessible to pedestrians. Bureta Road will be reinstated today and works on Rukuruku Crossing will be commenced […]

Nacanieli Tuilevuka

March 30, 2016 4:31 pm

Bureta Road and Rukuruku Crossing in Ovalau Circular Road, Levuka has been washed out, due to heavy rainfall.

FRA Acting Chief Executive Officer Rory Garland said both the crossing and the road was closed to traffic and only accessible to pedestrians.

Bureta Road will be reinstated today and works on Rukuruku Crossing will be commenced shortly thereafter.

Mr. Garland said Fiji Road Authority  is advising motorists and members of the public to take extra care and not to cross flooded streams and rivers.

All works are expected to be completed by tomorrow.

Members of the public are advised to call FRA on 5720 for further queries.

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