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Mexico, a bridge collapses when the metro passes: at least 23 dead


May 4, 2021

Tragedy in Mexico City. At least 23 people, including minors, died in the collapse of a bridge that occurred when a train on the metro line 12 passed. This was reported by the mayor of the Mexican capital, Claudia Sheinbaum, according to which 49 people injured were transferred in hospital and the death toll could get even worse. The mayor herself reported that there are no more people trapped between the wagons. The accident occurred at 10.30 pm yesterday local time yesterday at the Olivos station, in the south of the Mexican capital, and around midnight the rescue operations were briefly interrupted to allow the arrival of a crane to prevent the train could fall off the collapsed bridge.