Weather situation: Roads, crossings and bridge remain closed

The Narara crossing in Rakiraki inundated with floodwaters. Picture: SUPPLIED/FRA

EIGHTEEN roads, 14 crossings and a bridge remain closed across the country due to flooding over the past three days.

According to the Fiji Roads Authority, these are areas within the Central and Western divisions.

They have deployed teams to work on these infrastructures.

“Members of the public are advised to please find alternative routes where possible and take extra caution,” the FRA has stated.

“The FRA maintenance teams are working to rectify these issues but road users need to exercise caution at all times.”

The authority is closely monitoring the situation of all roads.

Meanwhile, a team of contractors are at work on the Lovoni Bridge on Ovalau in Levuka.

Roads closed following the heavy rain event:

Central:

Waisomo Crossing on Delailasakau Road, Rewa

Navulokani Road near Wailoa Road junction in Rewa

Vatulili Village Access Road in Rewa

Naduru Temple Road in Suva

Deepwater Road in Korovou

Wainawaqa Road, Rewa is restricted to light vehicles

Toga Road

Nabukelevu Road

Dalip Crossing in Nausori

Waila Crossing on Nataveya Road

Wainavida Crossing on Lutu Vuisiga Road

Buiduna Road near Buiduna Primary School

Waisa Crossing in Tailevu

Colata Cocoa crossing on Colata Cocoa Road in Tailevu

Qelekuro Crossing on Qelekuro Road in Tailevu

Nakorovou Crossing off Navunisole Road in Tailevu

Waimalua Crossing on Waimalua Road in Tailevu

Luvunavuaka Village Crossing in Tailevu

Nabolau Crossing in Tailevu

Naboro Cocoa Crossing in Tailevu

Burewai Crossing in Tailevu

Nabilo Road in Tailevu

Nawiwaivusa Road in Tailevu

Nasau Road landslip in Tailevu

Waidalice Road landslip in Tailevu

Lovoni Bridge on Ovalau; contractors are on site

West:

Katudrau Crossing

Drana Crossing

Narara Crossing

Vatukacevaceva Crossing

Waimari Flat

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