Four People Killed in Expressway Bridge Collapse in China’s Hubei Province

SHENZHEN, China (Reuters) -
Overturned vehicles are seen at the site where a highway flyover collapsed in Ezhou, Hubei Province, China, Sunday. (cnsphoto via REUTERS)

Four people were killed and another eight injured on Saturday when part of a bridge ramp collapsed in Ezhou City, in China‘s central Hubei Province, the official Xinhua news agency reported.

The bridge collapsed over an expressway, causing three trucks to fall while a car was crushed underneath, Xinhua reported, adding an investigation is under way.

Work was being carried out on the bridge when the incident occurred, the report said.