7 killed, 5 injured after railway bridge collapses in China's Tianjin

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Tianjin [China], November 1 (ANI): Seven people were killed and five others sustained injuries after a railway bridge collapsed in north China's Tianjin Municipality on Sunday, informed local authorities.

The collapse occurred at around 9 am on Sunday when over 30-meter-long bridge in Tianjin's Binhai New Area was undergoing repair works, reported Xinhua.

A rescue operation is underway.

The cause of the accident is currently under investigation (ANI)