The Achanak Metro bridge in Mexico City fell apart and the train hung in the air. 20 people died tragically in this accident.
New Delhi. The epidemic of corona virus continues at this time all over the world. Corona is killing large numbers of people in many countries. Meanwhile, a sad news is coming out of Mexico. A tragic accident occurred in Mexico City, the capital of Mexico. Here a bridge collapsed after being damaged. During this, the metro rail was passing over him. About 20 people have died in this accident. At the same time, more than 70 people are being injured. Presently, rescue work is going on. The injured are being evacuated from the metro to the hospital.
20 people killed, more than 70 injured
The accident occurred in the capital Mexico City on the 12 metro line at 10.30 pm Monday night. During this, the metro train was passing over the bridge. It killed 20 people and injured 70 people. It has been reported by Mexico’s civil security officials. As soon as the metro bridge fell down, there was an atmosphere of chaos. Cars standing below have also been hit by the bridge falling damaged. People started screaming for help. Police and rescue teams rushed to the spot after getting information about the accident. Police sent the injured people to the hospital for treatment and the bodies are being captured. The video of this incident is becoming very viral on social media.
Foreign Minister expressed grief, orders for investigation
Foreign Minister Marcello Eberard was mayor of Mexico City when the metro line was built at that time. After the accident, Eberard said on Twitter that whatever has happened with the metro today is a very sad incident. I express my solidarity with the victim family in the incident. He has also assured all possible help. He also said that this incident should be investigated and the culprits should be punished. Mexico City Mayor Claudia Shinbaum said on Twitter that she rushed to the scene immediately after receiving information about the incident.