8 killed in China road collapse

8 killed in China road collapse

Foshan: At least eight people died and nine others were injured after a road collapsed in downtown Foshan city in China’s Guangdong Province, government authorities said on Thursday.

According to the transport authorities, the accident took place at around 8:40 pm on Wednesday at a road section, which was a subway construction site. Eight people died on the spot and three others went missing, the Xinhua reported.

The injured have been hospitalised and are now in stable conditions.

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