Media: the bridge collapsed near Genoa

Media: the bridge collapsed near Genoa

TASS, August 14. Italian rescue workers with search dogs are searching of people under the rubble of a road bridge collapsed on Tuesday near the city of Genoa in the North of the country. This was announced on his official Twitter page fire and rescue service Italy.

“Around 12:00 (13:00 GMT) collapsed part of the bridge Morandi on the A10 motorway, reports rescue service. — Teams of firefighters deployed to the scene, arrived at the scene search and rescue teams or search dogs”.

Collassa #PonteMorandi sull’#A10 a #Genova, inaugurato nel 1967 da Saragat ?

— Francesco Magagnini ???? (@mggfnc) 14 Aug 2018

Disastro a #Genova. Crolla il ponte Autostradale. Stiamo cercando informazioni.

— Sergio Battelli (@BattelliSergio) 14 Aug 2018

In social networks have already appeared the first photos from the scene, there already headed to the emergency services. According to preliminary data, the span length of about 100 m collapsed on him under the building, it could be cars. Of the victims of the incident have not yet been reported.

Traffic in both directions on the a10 are locked. According to the newspaper La Repubblica, under the rubble can be people.