This website stores cookies on your computer. These cookies are used to improve your website experience and provide more personalized services to you, both on this website and through other media. To find out more about the cookies we use, see our Privacy Policy. We won't track your information when you visit our site. But in order to comply with your preferences, we'll have to use just one tiny cookie so that you're not asked to make this choice again.

Woman killed, 30 injured as foot overbridge collapses in Kerala

A 55-year-old woman was killed and more than 30 other people were injured when a foot overbridge across a canal collapsed at Chavara near Kollam on Monday, police said.

The bridge was located inside the state-run Kerala Minerals and Metals Limited (KMML) complex.


The deceased woman, Shyamala, who was an employee of KMML, died after the iron bridge fell into the canal, police said.

The collapsed bridge connects the company’s complex to its adjacent mineral separation unit.

All the injured were admitted to a nearby government hospital, police said.

Source: hindustantimes

Share This Post

related posts

On Top