Two injured in Navi Mumbai's Vashi as footover bridge collapses; fire brigade rushed to spot

The incident at Vashi comes in the wake of collapse of an FOB near Mumbai's iconic CSMT (Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus) station on 14 March, in which seven persons died.

Press Trust of India April 11, 2019 22:29:05 IST
Two injured in Navi Mumbai's Vashi as footover bridge collapses; fire brigade rushed to spot
  • A footover bridge collapsed in Navi Mumbai's Vashi area Thursday night

  • Fire brigade personnel rushed to the spot and the two injured were admitted to nearby hospital

  • The incident comes in the wake of collapse of an FOB near Mumbai's CSMT station on 14 March

Navi Mumbai: Two persons were injured when portion of a footover bridge (FOB) collapsed in Navi Mumbai's Vashi area on Thursday night, an official said.

Regional Disaster Management Cell chief Santosh Kadam said two persons were injured as the FOB at Sagar Vihar crashed around 8 pm.

Fire brigade personnel rushed to the spot and the injured were admitted to nearby hospital, he said.

The incident comes in the wake of collapse of an FOB near Mumbai's iconic CSMT (Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus) station on 14 March, in which seven persons died.

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