Bihar: Two killed as under-construction overbridge collapses in Nalanda | Patna News

BIHARSHARIF: At least two people were feared dead under the debris of a huge cement garter that collapsed on them while being placed between two pillars of an under-construction Bakhtiyarpur-Rajauli four-lane overbridge near Churaman Bigha village under Vena police station area in Bihar‘s Nalanda on Friday evening.
According to eyewitnesses, the incident happened when construction workers of an overbridge were placing a huge cement garter between two pillars with the help of an earth-mover machine.


Suddenly, some strings of the earth-mover machine snapped and the garter fell on the road with a big bang.
They said at least two persons were buried under the debris.
They said before police teams from Vena and adjoining police stations reached to take control of the situation, all construction workers had fled the place.
Expressing his shock over the incident, Rahui BDO Laxman Prasad said the exact number and identity of those killed would be known only after the debris of the collapsed garter was removed.

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