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# Bridge collapse

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# India
Bridge collapse in India kills over 60 and drops hundreds into river
The Victorian-era suspension bridge was only reopened to the public this week, after months of repairs
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# Sumatra
Nine people killed after bridge collapses in Indonesia
Around 30 people were on the bridge when it collapsed.
# Mirepoix-sur-Tarn
Teenage girl and truck driver killed after suspension bridge collapses in France
The 15-year-old was killed on the bridge at Mirepoix-sur-Tarn.
# morandi bridge
Genoa death toll hits 43 as search for answers ramps up
Rescuers confirmed today that they had found the remains believed to be of a missing family inside a car extracted from the rubble of the viaduct.
# morandi bridge
Italy is holding a national day of mourning for the victims of the Genoa bridge disaster
Many of victims’ families have refused the offer of a state funeral.
# Genoa
Anger rises in Italy as search for Genoa bridge survivors enters day four
Italy’s populist government has intensified its attacks on the viaduct operator following Tuesday’s incident.
# Bridge collapse
'I escaped hell': Lorry driver describes narrow escape as rescue efforts continue in Genoa
The Italian government has said that the tragedy “could have been avoided”.
# Genoa
Three children aged 8, 12 and 13 among 39 dead in Italy bridge collapse tragedy
The tragedy has focused anger on the structural problems that have dogged the decades old Morandi bridge.
# Bridge collapse
Search for Genoa bridge collapse survivors continues under thousands of tonnes of rubble
At least 30 people have died in the disaster.
# Bridge collapse
At least six dead after bridge collapses on highway in Florida
A number of cars were trapped below.
# No brakes
In pictures: Huge ship rams through road bridge in US
The five-storey vessel carrying rocket parts ploughed through a two-lane highway bridge in Kentucky. Check out these pictures…