The section of the road R 228 « Syzran – Saratov – Volgograd » passing through the territory of the Saratov region was closed tonight.
According to the regional traffic police, the restriction introduced due to snowfall and poor visibility affected trucks and route vehicles in the section from 325 to 425 km (direction to Krasnoarmeysk).
The federal highway was closed yesterday at 23.00 and it was planned to open it today at 6.00. Later, the restriction regime was extended until 10.00.
Due to difficult weather conditions, the State Traffic Inspectorate appeals to Saratov residents with a request, if possible, today not to use personal vehicles.
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