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Bridge collapse in Goa kills 2, several more missing

19 May 2017
Bridge collapse in Goa kills 2, several more missing
At least two people have died and many others are missing after a bridge collapsed in the coastal state of Goa in India.

People were plunged into the river below as the pedestrian bridge gave way over the Sanvordem river on Thursday night.

Local media is reporting that more than 50 people were on the bridge at the time.

According to reports, the rescue efforts are being hindered by the presence of crocodiles in the river.