The national gendarmerie advised to avoid the use of route 82 to reach the Potrerillos dam and preferably along the national route 7. After a kind of traffic accident was excluded, they declared that the collapse is due to the fact that hundreds and hundreds of people from Mendoza and tourists have used the good weather to visit the reservoir.
"There are delays of up to 50 minutes to access the dike, mainly due to the congestion that occurred on route 82 passing through Cacheuta and the new tunnel up to the dike, it is recommended to avoid this corridor and in any case to choose route 7 ", explained from the Force.
Similarly, MDZ readers reported images of obvious congestion due to the significant presence of trucks, buses and private vehicles on Route 7.
"We are 2 kilometers away from Argentina Rafting, the traffic jam started about 5 kilometers before we arrived in the Potrerillos village," remarked a driver of the place.
In this context, the Gendarmerie demanded patience and caution from the drivers.
The national authority was, however, waived, however, any road accident outside the event at dawn today, when a Scania was overthrown and his driver died crushed.