Firefighters Work Through Rubble After Deadly Genoa Bridge Collapse

At least 22 people died when a section of a motorway bridge in the Italian city of Genoa collapsed during a storm on August 14, Edoardo Rixi, Italy’s deputy transport minister, was quoted as saying.

Italian news agency Ansa reported that a child was among the dead.

This footage was shared by Italy’s national fire service, Vigili del Fuoco, and shows firefighters working through the rubble.
Several vehicles are seen to have been crushed.

The bridge, the Morandi, forms part of the A10 motorway, connecting Genoa to Ventimiglia near the French border Credit: Vigili del Fuoco via Storyful

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