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Under-construction flyover on Gurgaon-Sohna Road collapses, 2 injured | Photos

Two people have been injured after a section of under-construction flyover at Gurugram's Sohna road collapsed on Saturday night. The fallen part was part of a 6-km long flyover being constructed near Sohna road. Guurgram police have reached the incident site.

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New Delhi Updated on: August 23, 2020 9:44 IST
Gurugram: A portion of an under-construction flyover
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Gurugram: A portion of an under-construction flyover collapses, at Sohna road in Gurugram, Saturday, Aug 22, 2020. (PTI Photo)

Gurugram: Two persons were injured when a huge concrete slab of an under-construction flyover fell on Gurugram's Sohna road on Saturday night, police said. The injured, said to be labourers, were hospitalised, they added. The area was cordoned off, a police official told PTI.

Haryana Deputy Chief Minister Dushyant Chautala said a team of the National Highways Authority of India (NHAI), the sub-divisional magistrate of the area and a civil defence team were at the site.

"Slab of elevated corridor Sohna rd (road) Gurugram collapsed. There have been 2 injuries and both have been admitted and (are) under treatment," he said in a tweet.

Locals told the police that they heard a loud sound when the concrete slab fell on the road.

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Under construction bridge collapses in Gurugram.

They said a major accident was averted as there were not too many people at the site when the incident occurred.

Preliminary reports suggested that a few girders installed between two pillars fell all of a sudden, leading to the incident.

PTI

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