August 1, 2007

35W bridge collapses in Minneapolis

Filed under: flickr, gps, journalism, media — Rakesh Agrawal @ 7:24 pm

CNN bridge collapseThe bridge that carries Interstate 35W over the Mississippi river collapsed tonight during rush hour. The picture at right was taken by a nearby resident who submitted it to CNN. They are reporting 7 4 deaths.

Some good Web resources:

I used to live in Minneapolis and would occasionally drive across the bridge. My thoughts go out to those affected.

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