A terrible fire broke out on the Crimean bridge connecting Russia and Crimea, Missile strike. A lot of panic has spread. The 18 km long bridge caught fire so much that the area was completely engulfed in black smoke.
Crimea: There is intense fear in the case of the terrible fire on the Crimean Bridge connecting Russia with Russia, the fire on this bridge is more than 18 kilometers long and the area is completely filled with black smoke. Flames also filled the sky.
In a video that has gone viral on social media, flames can be seen reaching the clear sky. And the surroundings are filled with black smoke. The bridge remains closed due to the fire.
According to sources, an oil tanker on the bridge caught fire (Fuel Tanker Explosion). It is said that the missiles will be launched. Then the fire spread around.
Two parts of the bridge partially collapsed’. However, no one was identified by the committee.
News agencies RIA Novosti and Tass reported citing local Russian official Oleg Khrushkov that something like a fuel storage tank came into contact with the fire. Traffic on the bridge is closed after this incident.
Reports and photos of a massive fire and extensive damage to the bridge posted on social media could not be immediately verified.
On the other hand, the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine tweeted that the guided missile cruiser Moskva and the Kerch Bridge, two infamous symbols of Russian power in the Ukrainian part of Crimea, have been destroyed.
The bridge opened in 2018, four years after Russia seized Crimea from Ukraine in 2014, four years after Moscow annexed Crimea to Russia in violation of international law.
The bridge is designed to connect the peninsula with Russia’s transport network. The bridge starts at 19 kilometers, or 11.8 miles, across the Kerch Strait and connects Crimea to the Russian mainland. It has both a railway and road transport facility. It is fully operational in 2020.
Kharkiv Mayor Ihor Terekhov said in a telegram that the early morning explosions were a result of a missile attack on the city center. He said the explosion caused a fire in a medical institution and a house in the city. However, no casualties were reported.