03:53 GMT +319 September 2018
Listen Live
    Genoa Bridge Collapse
    © Sputnik /

    Dozens of people were killed in Genoa, Italy when more than 200 meters of Morandi bridge that makes a part of A10 motorway collapsed.

    The tragedy occurred on a rainy day at 11:30 am local time (9:30 am GMT). A huge section of the Morandi Bridge, developed by architect Riccardo Morandi and built in 1968, fell over an industrial zone sending vehicles plunging 45 meters into a heap of rubble. According to local authorities dozens of people are feared dead.



    Deadly Bridge Collapse in Genoa, Italy (23)
    bridge collapse, accident, casualties, Italy, Genoa
    Community standardsDiscussion
    Comment via FacebookComment via Sputnik
    • Сomment

    More infographics

    • Ifop poll
      Last update: 21:13 11.09.2018
      21:13 11.09.2018

      Partner or Rival? New Poll Gauges People's Attitude Towards China

      The results of a new opinion poll published prior to the opening of the Eastern Economic Forum which kicked off in Vladivostok on September 11 reveal how people in the United States and Europe regard China and Beijing’s foreign policy.

    • Best Of The Best At FIFA World Cup 2018
      Last update: 18:27 17.07.2018
      18:27 17.07.2018

      Best of the Best at FIFA World Cup 2018

      From the best striker and best goalkeeper to the footballers, who received or committed more fouls - take a look a the results of the FIFA World Cup 2018 in numbers.

    • 2018 FIFA World Cup Finalists path
      Last update: 16:56 12.07.2018
      16:56 12.07.2018

      Tournament Path of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Finalists

      Croatia beat England 2-1 in extra time in Moscow on Wednesday and will move on to the World Cup final, where they will face France.

    • NATO: History of Expansion
      Last update: 10:58 09.07.2018
      10:58 09.07.2018

      NATO: History of Expansion

      The alliance has gone through several stages of expansion and currently includes 29 members.