Taken Driving License and Hefty Fine for Driving in the Opposite Side of the Hemus Highway

A driver is without a license for 3-month and owes 1 000 leva for driving at the opposite of the Hemus highway. He appealed the punishment to the Shumen district court, but the magistrates confirmed the sanction set by the traffic police.

6-km Traffic Jam on Hemus Highway before Vitinya Tunnel in Direction of Varna

A queue of automobiles of about 6 km has formed on the Hemus motorway before the Vitinya tunnel in the direction of Varna, the Ministry of Interior's Sofia Regional Directorate said. Police teams are on-site to assist and regulate traffic. Drivers are advised to use alternative routes if possible.

Three More Repairs on Hemus and Trakia Motorways will Start by the End of the Year

Sofia. By the end of the year, we will start repairing three more facilities on the Hemus and Trakia motorways, Minister of Regional Development and Public Works Nikolay Nankov said at a briefing after a meeting with Prime Minister Boyko Borissov and Minister of Finance Vladislav Goranov, Focus News Agency reports.

The Summer Season in Bulgaria Begins with Traffic Congestion

This year's summer season in Bulgaria begins with traffic congestion and blockades on the roads. The toughest situation will be traditionally on the Hemus highway, which will have restrictions all summer. By the middle of June, a repair will take place some 20 kilometers from the Trakia highway after Plovdiv.

'Struma', 'Hemus' Highway To Be Completed In 4 Years

Bulgaria's "Struma" and "Hemus" highways will be completed in four years, said Regional Development Minister Lilyana Pavlova in an interview for the 24 Chasa daily.

„There is money from the Transport and Infrastructure Programme only for Lot 3 of Struma highway - the Kresna gorge and the tunnels," Pavlova said.