In an horrific incident, a part of a foot over-bridge collapsed near Mumbai’s Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT) railway station in the rush hour on Thursday. According to reports, five have died and 34 others have been injured in the incident. More than 10 people are feared to be trapped under the debris.
Taking to Twitter the Mumbai Police said that the injured persons are being taken to the hospital and hence commuters have been requested to take an alternative route.
Foot over bridge connecting CST platform 1 north end with B T Lane near Times of India building has collapsed. Injured persons are being shifted to hospitals. Traffic affected. Commuters to use alternate routes. Senior officers are on spot.
— Mumbai Police (@MumbaiPolice) March 14, 2019
Reportedly, a NDRF team has been rushed to the spot.
More details awaited.
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