CNA reports that, three people were killed and two injured in eastern China when a highway overpass collapsed and crushed cars below it, last Friday the 11th
Videos posted online showed a large section of the bridge in Jiangsu province swaying before falling on top of moving vehicles on Thursday night.
One clip posted on Twitter-like Weibo showed the bridge narrowly missing a small three-wheel car, whose driver leapt out and ran away.
Other images showed crushed cars, with only their front sections or headlights visible under a huge block of grey concrete.
A preliminary investigation showed the collapse was caused by an overloaded truck, the Wuxi city government said in a statement on Weibo.
Three vehicles – including one that was parked and unoccupied – were crushed, and three people in the two other cars were killed,
The collapse is being investigated.