BREAKING: Mexico City metro overpass collapses onto road; authorities say at least 50 injured.
MEXICO CITY (AP) — An overpass in Mexico City 's metro collapsed Monday night, sending a train plunging downward onto a road, trapping cars under rubble and killing at least 13 people, authorities said. Mexico City 's civil protection agency tweeted that almost 70 people were injured in the accident in the south of the capital and were being taken to nearby hospitals. “A support beam gave way,” said Mexico City Mayor Claudia Sheinbaum, who had rushed to the scene of the accident, which happened at about 10:30 p.m. local time.
MEXICO CITY (AP) — An overpass in Mexico City’s metro collapsed Monday night, sending a train plunging downward onto a road, trapping cars under rubble and killing at least 13 people, authorities said.Mexico City’s civil protection agency tweeted that almost 70 people were injured in the accident in the south of the capital and were being taken to nearby hospitals.
“A support beam gave way,” said Mexico City Mayor Claudia Sheinbaum, who had rushed to the scene of the accident, which happened at about 10:30 p.m. local time.Video showed at least one broken train along with dozens of rescuers searching through the rubble of the collapsed overpass. Cars could be seen trapped underneath.
The accident happened on the metro’s Line 12, the construction of which has been plagued by complaints and accusations of irregularities.“What has happened on the metro today is a terrible tragedy,” tweeted Mexican foreign minister Marcelo Ebrard. Read more: The Associated Press »
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Devastating! Condolences to their families. Infrastructure is important. The victims shouldn’t have died. I hope everyone is ok Por favor, vean lo que está pasando en Colombia. La policía está disparando armas de fuego contra la población civil. Necesitamos ayuda y visibilización internacional SOSColombia SOSCali SOSColombiaDDHH MasacreEnColombia ParenYaLaMasacre
Horrible omg. 💔 Corruptionkills, LaCorrupcionMata
At least 13 dead, 70 injured after Mexico City overpass collapses with train: Authorities
13 dead 70 injured according to civil protection official BREAKING: Mexico City authorities: At least 13 killed, dozens more injured in collapse of metro overpass.
Mexico City metro overpass collapses onto road, killing at least 13 and injuring 70, authorities sayAt least 13 people were killed and 70 injured when an overpass in Mexico City ’s metro collapsed onto a road on Monday night, authorities said. WOW THAT IS TERRIBLE!! 😭 Stphns Para que una estructura prefabricada de concreto fallara, deberían de investigar a la contratista.
Mexico City rail overpass collapses, killing 13 and injuring 70BREAKING: At least 13 people died and 70 have been injured when an overpass carrying Mexico City metro train cars partially collapsed onto a road, authorities say. MarceloEbrardAsesino MorenaNosEstaMatando AmloElFracasoPresidenci Awful, terrible news. Oh no! Prayers for everyone involved in this.
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Mexico City metro overpass collapses onto road; 23 deadMEXICO CITY (AP) — An elevated section of the Mexico City metro collapsed and sent a subway car plunging toward a busy boulevard late Monday, killing at least 23 people and injuring about 70, city officials said. Rescuers searched a car left dangling from the overpass for hours for anyone who might be trapped. Those efforts were suspended early Tuesday, however, because of safety concerns for those working near the precariously dangling car. A crane was brought in to help shore it up. “We don’t know if they are alive,” Mayor Claudia Sheinbaum said of the people possibly trapped inside the car following one of the deadliest accidents in the city’s subway system, which is among the busiest in the world. Tragic Es tanta la Corrupción en Colombia en pandemia COVIDー19 donde se dice que están ayudando al Pueblo.Donde ahora el Pueblo es Enemigo del Estado por exigir sus DDHH y Constitucionales.¿El Pueblo no es el Terrorista? FuerzaCOLOMBIA POTUS OEA_oficial OACNUDH VP UN VIP