Rushed World Cup Overpass Collapses, Kills At Least 2
The overpass in Belo Horizonte was one of the government's infrastructure projects leading up to the World Cup but wasn't finished in time.By Steven Sparkman | July 3, 2014
A tragedy in Belo Horizonte, one of Brazil's World Cup host cities, where an overpass collapsed, crushing several vehicles that were underneath it at the time.
The overpass fell Thursday afternoon, hitting a car, two trucks and the front of a bus. The collapse killed two people and injured 19 more, according to local media. (Via Terra)
One of the fatalities has been confirmed as the driver of the bus that was hit, and there might still be victims trapped under the rubble. (Via Globo News)