23 Feb 2021

Conduct of “Large Scale Firefighting Exercise” in Derveni Tunnels

A “Firefighting Large Scale Exercise” will be conducted in Derveni Tunnels, located between Lykoporia Interchange and Derveni Interchange, during the night of Wednesday, February 24 until the morning of Thursday, February 25, 2021.

To ensure the safety of the participants in the Exercise and of the passing drivers, a total local closure of the left exit ramp of the motorway, in the direction to Athens, will be implemented from 10:00 a.m. of Wednesday 24.02.2021 until no later than 06:00 a.m. of Thursday 25.02.2021. During this period of time, the traffic on both directions between k.p. 136.7 and k.p. 138.9, will use the right branch, in the direction to Patras, which will be turned into a two-way branch, as shown in the diagram below.

The scheduled Firefighting Large Scale Exercise will be conducted in cooperation with the Fire Brigade and the participation of all stakeholders, the Ministry of Infrastructures and Transports, the Hellenic Police and the EKAV Ambulances.

Olympia Odos would like to thank the drivers for their understanding and invites them to comply with the instructions of the Traffic Police, as well as to be particularly careful when crossing the said area.