LOAY, Bohol — At the least 9 folks have been injured and a number of other autos fell right into a river when a bridge collapsed in Loay city, Bohol, late Wednesday afternoon.
Police Captain Geronimo Conarco, chief of Loay Police, stated the rescued motorists have been delivered to a hospital in Tagbilaran Metropolis for therapy.
Authorities haven’t but decided what number of autos fell into the seven-meter depth of the river.
The bridge, which was additionally broken in the course of the 7.2 magnitude earthquake in 2013, passes over the well-known Loboc River, one of many two navigable rivers of Bohol.
A brand new bridge price P465 million was constructed beside the previous bridge and is predicted to be accomplished inside the 12 months. — with stories from and Jhunnex Napallacan and Nestle Semilla
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