At least 17 people were killed during collapse of bridge in India

As a result of the collapse of the railway bridge under construction in the Indian state, Mizora, according to preliminary data, died 17 workers.

According to Ani News, citing the Mizora Police Department, the incident took place near the village of Syrang, about 20 kilometers from the Azel region.

It is reported that when the bridge collapsed, there were about 40 workers.

Search and rescue work continues at the scene, the police noted.