Kolkata Overpass Collapse Kills at Least 16, With Scores Feared Trapped

March 31, 2016 1:52 PM

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Closed circuit TV footage shows an overpass that was under construction collapsing on a crowd of people in Kolkata, India.

NEW DELHI — Rescue teams in Kolkata, India, scrambled on Thursday to retrieve scores of people believed to be trapped under a partially constructed vehicle overpass that collapsed with a deafening blast around midday.

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