Bridge in Taiwan collapses on peopleChristian Fernsby ▼ | October 1, 2019
At least 10 people were injured after a towering arch bridge collapsed over a bay in eastern Taiwan.
Asia Six of the 10 people injured sustained serious injuries
Topics: Bridge Taiwan collapse
More than 60 army and naval personnel, including divers, were part of the search for other potential victims. An air air force helicopter was also being used in the search.
Video of the collapse shows the moment the 460-feet Nanfangao Bridge buckled and crashed into the bay in Nanfangao, a Pacific coast fishing village. The collapse happened around 9:30 a.m. local time.
Members of the Coast Guard could be seen rushing to tend to victims. ■