The streets surrounding the Malecón will be closed for the Marathon


The Municipal Transit Command asks citizens to use alternate routes to avoid road traffic

Mazatlan, Sinaloa.- The security forces are ready for the development of the Pacific Marathon , which will host this port on Saturday 1 and Sunday 2 of December. 

In a press conference, the aid bodies announced the strategies in terms of safety , assistance, and roads.

The Municipal Transit commander, Jorge Armando Olivas Valentín, said that the roads that will close are Leonismo Internacional, Reforma, Insurgentes, Avenida Del Mar (in both lanes), Rafael Buelna, Camarón Sábalo, Sábalo-Cerritos, Paseo Claussen, Paseo Bicentenario and High Waves Tour.

The transit commander said that there will be some alternate avenues, such as the Mexican Army, Cruz Lizárraga, Gabriel Leyva, Marina, and Carlos Canseco.

The main street of the El Cid subdivision will also be opened to circulation so that some units can get as close as possible to the hotel zone, while in the rest of the city there will be transit elements that will speed up traffic.

The roads will be closed from 04:00 hours on both days of the fair.

On Saturday evening there is also a pyrotechnic event planned


The representative of Civil Protection, Juan Lauro Martínez, said that near the avenues where the competition will be developed, ambulances will be installed, in case any participant of the marathon suffers an incident, to be able to offer immediate support.

He emphasized that it will be supported by the Municipal Police, which will be in charge of maintaining order.

Source: El debate

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