Moldova’s Railways said that as a result of the heavy rain of the last few days, the water in the Prut River has risen to an alarming level in Crihana Veche village of Cahul district, on the Cahul-Colibași railway segment.
As a result of an inspection, it was ascertained that the level of water rose to the embankment of the railroad, covering a third of this. Under the adopted supervision plan, the situation will be monitored constantly so as not to allow this to worsen.
Contacted by IPN, mayor of Crihana Veche Igor Miclauş said the situation is currently under control. The protection levee was recently reinforced. There is no danger of flooding.