Overloaded bridge collapses in China injuring 18 tourists

Posted on October 14, 2013 • Filed under: China, Tourists Injured

According to mirror.co.uk, screaming tourists had to be rescued by passers-by when a bridge collapsed and dropped them into the water. The bridge, at the West Sea scenic spot of Lushan Mountain Bridge in China’s Jiujiang city, was newly built and still in trial use. Tourists ignored warnings from management staff who advised them that there were too many on the bridge, according to local media. Read article

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