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Mexico City rail overpass collapses, killing 20 and injuring dozens – ABC News

An overpass carrying metro train cars in Mexico City partially collapses, killing 20 people and injurying dozens.

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Twenty people are dead and 49 hospitalised after an overpass carrying Mexico City metro train cars partially collapsed onto a road, authorities have said. 

  • Twenty people have died, including some minors, says Mexico City’s Mayor
  • Rescue efforts were paused shortly due to the risk that more metro cars could fall
  • The Metro 12 line that runs over the collapsed overpass was built almost a decade ago

A video on local channel Milenio TV showed the structure plummeting onto a stream of cars near Olivos station…

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