Highway bridge collapses in Washington

Indo Asian News Service

Washington, May 24 (IANS) A number of vehicles and people fell into a river when a highway bridge collapsed in Washington state, officials said. But no death was reported.

The four-lane bridge links Seattle with the rest of the US Pacific Northwest and Canada, Xinhua reported Friday. The incident took place Thursday.

Three people were rescued and shifted to hospitals. It was not clear what caused the disaster.