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Bridge collapses in Bengal’s Darjeeling, injuring one

Bridge collapses in Bengal’s Darjeeling, injuring one

Mangalore Today News Network

West Bengal, Sep 07, 2018 : A bridge collapsed near Siliguri in Darjeeling district Friday morning, injuring a truck driver, West Bengal minister Rabindranath Ghosh said.


brige 7 sep 18

The truck, which was crossing the bridge, is still hanging from the broken portion of the structure that connects Manganj area to Siliguri, a major city in north Bengal.

The truck driver has been rushed to hospital.

This is the second bridge collapse incident in West Bengal this week. A portion of the Majerhat Bridge on an arterial road in Kolkata collapsed on September 4.

courtesy: HT

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