Monthly Archives: August 2007

Yahoo! News Story: Bridge falls into Mississippi River

This must have sucked.

MINNEAPOLIS – The entire span of an interstate bridge collapsed into the Mississippi River during evening rush hour Wednesday, sending vehicles, tons of concrete and twisted metal crashing into the water.

A burning truck and a school bus clung to one slanted slab, while at least eight cars and a truck were submerged in the river.

Slanted slab?