Saturday, August 4, 2007

Minneapolis Bridge Collapse

who says it can only be seen in movies? but not in real life it actually happens.

The bridge, shown here in this aerial shot, was carrying rush-hour traffic over Interstate 35W in Minneapolis when it collapsed, sending numerous vehicles into the Mississippi River.

side view on land

Emergency personnel respond at the scene of a freeway bridge collapse

not only bridge been devastated.
appears to be the remains of a car, in shambles and on fire.

cars nearly dangling from it.

A school bus and several cars, surrounded by black smoke, are seen lopsided

Cars are shown crushed under debris

Cars are scattered across the remains of the bridge

1 comment:

Tess said...

They are sad pictures but great shot.