Date: 9 months ago   Category: Incidents

Dozens of people were damaged in bridge failure in India

Avtomobilny Bridge has collapsed in Calcutta. According to preliminary data, dozens of people have suffered. Also there are dead. Collapse has happened approximately at 16:45 local time. Because city roads have been loaded, field services couldn't reach quickly the place of state of emergency, RIA Novosti reports. Therefore locals have independently begun a rescue operation, without waiting for experts. Under the failed elements of a steel structure several cars have been clamped. At the moment it is known of 23 victims. All of them were hospitalized. Also one person has died. The cause of the incident isn't established yet. There are no final data on number of wounded and the victims at the moment. The authorities assume that they under fragments of the bridge can be as died, and living people. Part of bridge collapses in Kolkata, several feared trapped
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