Traffic Restricted Over Damaged Kherson Bridge After Renewed Strikes

Traffic over the heavily damaged Antonovskiy Bridge in Kherson, Ukraine, was restricted on Wednesday, July 20, the Head of the Kherson Military-Civilian Administration said.

Vladimir Saldo, the Head of the Kherson Military-Civilian Administration, said in an update on Telegram on Wednesday that only cars and passenger vehicles would be allowed to cross the bridge following strikes on July 19.

Footage posted on Deputy Head Kirill Stremousov’s Telegram channel shows cars winding through large holes in the bridge. The guard rails also appear to be damaged in places.

Russian News Agency TASS reported that the Ukrainian Armed Forces fired 12 missiles at the bridge on Wednesday, 11 of which hit their intended target.

No casualties were reported from Tuesday or Wednesday’s strikes. Credit: Kirill Stremousov via Storyful

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