For those of you motorists passing on Outer Ring Road Flyover, Kembangan, especially on the lane from Puri Kembangan towards Cengkareng, better be careful and vigilant. This is because right in front of Taman Semanan Indah Plaza (PIS) the road collapsed for about 15-centimeter deep and two-meter long. If it is not repaired immediately, motorists’ lives are in danger.
Head of Roads Planning for West Jakarta Roads Public Works Sub-Department, Agustio, said that his party has known and checked the collapsed road on the Outer Ring Road Flyover. And considering the authority to repair the road lies in Public Works Ministry, the matter has been reported to them.
“Indeed, there is a 15-centimeter deep collapsed road with length about two meters on that flyover. We haven’t known the cause of it, because it is Public Works Ministry’s authority to conduct investigation and repair,” he stated, Thursday (2/27).
Meanwhile, Head of West Jakarta Satpol PP, Kadiman Sitinjak, added that as anticipation to prevent the road from collapsing deeper, his party has coordinated with West Jakarta Transportation Sub-Department and West Jakarta Resort Police Traffic Unit as well as put Satpol PP personnel on standby in that location. Moreover, traffic signs are also installed to alert motorists.
“We have coordinated with police officers and Transportation Sub-Department. In addition, we also installed traffic signs and deployed personnel to guard the location until the collapsed road repaired,” he finished.