Wednesday, 13 November, 2019

Three dead in east China's highway overpass collapse

China overpass collapse crushes vehicles, killing 3 Three die after bridge collapses in China
Patty Aguilar | 14 October, 2019, 12:19

Three vehicles - including one that was parked and unoccupied - were crushed, and three people in the two other cars were killed, according to the statement.

A highway bridge collapsed in Jiangsu province in eastern China on Thursday, state media said, trapping cars underneath in the rubble.

The overpass collapse happened at around 6:10 p.m.at the section of National Highway 312 in the city of Wuxi.

The bridge, in the city of Wuxi, fell on three cars below, killing 3 people in 2 of the vehicles, although the third vehicle was empty, it added.

Five vehicles were on the bridge deck, including two trucks.

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The Shanghai Observed reported several videos posted on social media showed a section of the bridge swaying before crashing onto the road underneath.

In one clip, a driver flees a auto after the bridge falls right in front of it. Yu speculated that the truck caused the collapse.

Chinese transportation officials told Xinhua that heavily-overloaded vehicles traveling on the overpass likely caused it to collapse.

Construction and road accidents are not uncommon in China.

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