Sunter River Inspection Road Collapsed

Reporter : Nurito | Editor : Nugroho Adibrata | February 18, 04:20 PM 16:20 WIB | Dibaca 270 kali
Sunter River Inspection Road Collapsed (Foto : Nurito /

The Sunter River inspection road in Kampung Sodong, RT 01/17, Cipinang Urban Village, Pulogadung, East Jakarta, collapsed. 

" From seven homes, two homes are almost eroded"

Based on the information, the road as wide as six meters was collapsed on Saturday (2/17), at around 11 PM.

Abdul Mufti, (50), a local citizen expressed that the road crack was initially only about 10 centimeters, but it is getting wider last night up to 1.5 meters depth. "Hopefully it can be handled soon. If not, it would cause landslides," he stated, Sunday (2/18).

Cipinang Urban Village Head, Wahyudi said his side immediately coordinates with mayor for urgent handling. Due to this incident, seven homes were prone to landslides. "From seven homes, two homes are almost eroded," he told.

Additionally, the river condition also experienced narrowing. Originally the river width was 20 meters but now it becomes about six meters.