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Mexico City Metro System Overpass Collapses, Killing at Least 15 People

An overpass in Mexico City’s metro system collapsed, sending a train plunging downward, trapping cars under rubble and killing at least 13 people

5/4/2021 8:45:00 AM

An overpass in Mexico City’s metro system collapsed, sending a train plunging downward, trapping cars under rubble and killing at least 13 people

An overpass in Mexico City’s metro system collapsed, sending a train plunging toward a road, trapping at least one car under rubble and killing at least 15 people, authorities said.

Rescuers work in Mexico City at a site where an metro system overpass collapsed on Monday night.Photo:Associated PressUpdated May 4, 2021 2:02 am ETMEXICO CITY—An overpass in Mexico City’s metro system collapsed Monday night, sending a train plunging toward a road, trapping at least one car under rubble and killing at least 15 people, authorities said.

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Mayor Claudia Sheinbaum said 70 people were injured, with 34 hospitalized, according to early figures.Video showed at least one broken train partially suspended and a car trapped under rubble, with dozens of rescuers searching through wreckage. The overpass was more than 16 feet above the road in southern Mexico City.

“A support beam gave way,” Ms. Sheinbaum said, adding that the beam collapsed just as the train passed over it.Rescue efforts were briefly interrupted at midnight because the partially hanging train was “very weak” and a crane had to be brought in. There were still people trapped inside the train, though “we don’t know if they are alive,” said Ms. Sheinbaum. headtopics.com

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Mexico City metro overpass collapses onto road; 13 deadMEXICO 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. BREAKING: Mexico City authorities: At least 13 killed, dozens more injured in collapse of metro overpass. 13 dead 70 injured according to civil protection official Corruptionkills, LaCorrupcionMata

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