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Bridge Failure Database

Can-Tho Bridge in the Mekong Delta

Year 2007
Type Road
Cause Human error
Details Scaffolding dismantled too early
Fatalities 54
Injuries 0
Collapse partial
Phase construction
Period 1991-2009
Continent Asia
Reference http://www.stern.de/politik/panorama/598840.html

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