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Mexico City rail overpass collapses onto road, killing at least 23

Reuters

Published
Modified 4 May 2021, 9:39 am

At least 23 people were killed and 65 were hospitalized when a railway overpass and train collapsed onto a busy road in Mexico City on Monday night, crushing cars under fallen carriages and rubble.

The authorities halted rescue efforts shortly after they began, saying there was a risk that more train parts and debris could slam down onto the road...

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