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Bridge Failure Database

Jintang Bridge in Ningbo (Zhejiang province)

Year 2008
Type Road
Country China (6)
Cause Impact
Details Empty Cargo ship hits lower superstructure of the bridge causing a span of 60m to collapse onto the cargo ship.
Fatalities 0
Injuries 0
Collapse partial
Phase construction
Period 1991-2009
Continent Asia
Reference http://french.peopledaily.com.cn/VieSociale/6382393.html

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