At least 22 people died in a bridge collapse in Italy.
Genoa, At least 22 people died after a bridge collapsed in the city of Genoa, Italy. Italian Transport Minister Danilo Toninelli termed this incident as a big tragedy. It is being told that this incident of bridge collapse occurred during the rain. According to a eyewitness, when the bridge was broke, there were 8 or 9 vehicles on it.
Italian deputy transport minister Edoardo Rixi told a local television channel that 22 people have died in this incident so far. According to Rixi, the number of people who died could increase. According to Italian media, about 200 meters of the Morandi bridge fell in this incident. It is being told that most of the bridge falls on the rail track, cars and trucks also collapse with debris.
Genoa is located between the sea and the mountain in the northwestern part of Italy. After the fall of the bridge in Genoa, French President Emmanuel Macroon said on Twitter that France is with Italy in this tragedy and is ready to give it all the necessary help.