On-site monitoring showed that at 2:12 a.m. today, two holes of Dongjiang Bridge in Heyuan City collapsed and two passing cars fell into the water.
Nandu reporter learned from Heyuan Highway Bureau that the Dongjiang Bridge, also known as Zijin Bridge, is 420.1 meters long and 8.6 meters wide. It has six holes. The 10th and 11th spans of the bridge collapsed. One person is known to have been rescued.
Heyuan Dongjiang Bridge.
Nandu reporter learned from the Heyuan Fire Brigade that as of 9:00 today, the Heyuan Maritime Bureau and local professional rescue workers are carrying out emergency rescue on the spot.
Source: Responsible Editor of Southern Metropolitan Daily: Chengyu_NBJ11143