March 19, the Turkish cargo ship “Lyra” knocked away a column of the connection under construction between mainland Russia while the Crimean Peninsula. The before construction was checked by President Vladimir Putin day. “Arkady, come here, don’t hide. If such a thing, asking will undoubtedly be to you” — with these terms your head of state called to frame an organization picture regarding the background of this Straits of their old friend businessman Arkady Rotenberg. Their business “stroygazmontazh” (SGM), before any regards to the construction of bridges failed to have, without competition has gotten a agreement to construct essential for the nation crossing.
That is to be blamed for the accident, the research shall show. But an eyewitness towards the collision, the captain associated with the Kerch ferry “Victory” Oleg Semenyuk claims that the connection supports when you look at the period of the accident are not highlighted. The agent of SGM stated RBC that on aids based on the rules of lighting should not be, however the working bridge structure that is(temporary, including for the distribution to build materials to your construction web site) during the time of the accident had been marked with alert lights and fences-buoys.