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Engineering.com   10 January 2019   Italy   Genoa  
<p>Five months after the deadly Genoa bridge collapse, the city has announced that it will replace the structure with another bridge that its designer claims will &ldquo;last for a thousand years.&rdquo;<br />On December 19, 2018, city mayor Marco Bucci announced ...
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Channel NewsAsia / YouTube   14 August 2018   Italy   Genoa  
<p>GENOA, Italy: At least 22 are dead after a motorway bridge collapsed on Tuesday (Aug 14) over the northern Italian port city of Genoa in what the transport minister said was likely to be "an immense tragedy".</p><p>The Italian fire service said that the ...
CNN   16 January 2018   Colombia   Americas  
<div class="el__leafmedia el__leafmedia--sourced-paragraph"><p class="zn-body__paragraph speakable">At least ten people were killed Monday after a bridge collapsed near Bogota, Colombia, according to the country's Civil Defense authorities.</p><div class="zn-body__paragraph ...
The South African   11 August 2017   South Africa   Germiston  
<p>Wednesday saw the shocking collapse of a pedestrian bridge along the N3 Geldenhuys Interchange. Five people were injured, including a 7-year-old child. The mother of the child is in a medically induced coma.<br /><br />Aerial video has now emerged showing ...
The Guardian   10 March 2017   Italy   Marche, Ancona  
<p>An Italian couple have been killed after a motorway bridge collapsed on top of their car, in Italy&rsquo;s second such tragedy in just over four months.<br /><br />Police said Antonella Viviani, 54, and her husband, 60-year-old Emidio Diomede, died at the ...
La Stampa Italia   31 October 2016   Italy   Europe  
<p>An overpass collapsed on the highway 36 Milano-Lecco (Hanno). Two cars were crushed following the bridge collapse. As per La Stampa, one people died and four were wounded.</p>
BBC NEWS   17 October 2016   Indonesia   Asia  
<p>A bridge connecting two small islands near the Indonesian resort island of Bali has collapsed, killing at least eight people, officials say.</p> <p>People were passing over the suspension bridge for a religious ceremony when the accident occurred, a police ...
Newsweek   21 April 2016   Brazil   Rio de Janeiro  
<p>Two people have died and several others are feared missing in Brazil after a Rio bicycle path built in preparation for the upcoming Olympic Games collapsed on Thursday morning.</p><p>Video source: YouTube</p>