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Four people killed in expressway bridge collapse in China's Hubei province

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By Reuters
Four people killed in expressway bridge collapse in China's Hubei province
Four people killed in expressway bridge collapse in China's Hubei province   -   Copyright  Thomson Reuters 2021

SHENZHEN, China – Four people were killed and another eight injured on Saturday when part of a bridge ramp collapsed in Ezhou City, in China’s central Hubei province, the official Xinhua news agency reported.

The bridge collapsed over an expressway, causing three trucks to fall while a car was crushed underneath, Xinhua reported, adding an investigation is under way.

Work was being carried out on the bridge when the incident occurred, the report said.