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Rescuers using huge cranes, iron cutters and drills worked overnight to clear the wreckage of a highway overpass that collapsed Tuesday in the city of Kolkata. A section of the over 50-year-old bridge on the arterial Diamond Harbour Road in south Kolkata had collapsed, killing one person, trapping several people and crushing many vehicles.
Train services of the Western Railway in Mumbai came to a halt after a part of a footover bridge (FOB) collapsed this morning.
A newly installed 950-ton pedestrian bridge collapsed onto a highway at Florida International University in Miami on Thursday killing 6 and trappings several.
The accident occurred when the centering support for laying a span plunged several feet into the ground.