Disaster movie: Apocalyptical full-scale landslide swallows up entire road in Ulyanovsk

That is worst than in a disaster movie!

Apocalyptical full-scale landslide in Ulyanovsk as several hundred square meters and, obviously, a few thousand cubic meters of soil literally collapsed in one day.

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This is the first full-scale landslide in this area of the Volga in the last 57 years.

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The collapse of the soil started on April 5, 2016 at about 8:00am. And it is still ongoing.

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The landslide is most probably due to an oversaturated soil after the heavy rain that fell on the area during last days.

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However, many residents blame road workers and the government, who have never controlled the landslide section of the road.

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The area is now under close control and autorities try to calm down all frightened residents.

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The landslide swallowed everything on its path: The roadway, power poles, utility buildings, trees.

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Luckily the ground collapse didn’t engulf any cars or people.

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According to environmentalists the land slides 20 cm every single hour.

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That is insane!

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Here a video. Scroll through for some more images (except if you understand Russian) 😉

Ульяновский оползень. День второй – репортаж с места события

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