SAO PAULO (AP) — Brazilian officials say rescue workers have recovered the body of a 25-year-old man crushed beneath tons of concrete and steel of an unfinished overpass that collapsed in the World Cup host city of Belo Horizonte.
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — An overpass in Brazil that was part of the World Cup infrastructure plan has collapsed onto vehicles below.
MANATEE COUNTY, Fla. - Florida Highway Patrol responded to the scene of a fatal crash in which a small SUV apparently crashed into a concrete piling on the interstate Friday.
UPDATE: University Parkway is back open Tuesday morning following Monday's flatbed truck accident. I-75 southbound is still reduced to just one lane at the University Parkway exit (#213).
MANATEE COUNTY, Fla. - Some 30 hours after Monday’s accident in which an interstate overpass was severely damaged, southbound traffic on I-75 has fully reopened.
NORTH PORT, Fla. - The southbound lanes of I-75 in North Port have reopened after being been closed all morning and afternoon Wednesday due to a dump truck damaging an overpass, according to Florida Highway Patrol. But expect more closures later this week.
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) - Rescue crews used an elevated ladder to reach the passenger compartment of a bakery box truck left dangling over the side of a highway overpass ramp in Fort Lauderdale.
NORTH PORT, Fla. - Ongoing repair work on a damaged I-75 overpass once again forced the closure of all southbound lanes near North Port overnight Friday.
**UPDATE** -- Florida Highway Patrol has reopened all southbound lanes at the River Road exit after closing them overnight for overpass repairs.
SARASOTA- Crews are working through the night to repair the Interstate 75 bridge passing over University Avenue.