Five people were injured in collapse of a pedestrian bridge in Washington

In Washington, five people suffered as a result of the collapse of the pedestrian bridge. It is reported by RIA Novosti with reference to the fire and rescue service of the American capital.

The incident occurred on Wednesday, June 23. The construction of the bridge fell on the DC-295 highway. It is assumed that this happened due to the collision of the tank truck with fuel with one of its supports, the contents flowed into the storm sewer. Five victims delivered to hospitals, there are no threats to their life. The highway will be closed at least during the day.

May 3 in Mexico City there was a collapse of the metro station on the 12th metro line next to the Olivos station. The reason was the collision of the car with one of the supports of the structure. There were several cars under the engagement structures that drove along the road under the subway line. As a result of the incident, more than 20 people died and about 70 were injured.

/Media reports.