Goa footbridge collapse: 15 people rescued, five admitted to hospital

| Updated: May 19, 2017 04:47 IST

Curchorem (Goa) [India], May 18 (ANI): Total fifteen people were rescued till now and five of them have been admitted to a hospital after a Portuguese era footbridge collapsed in South Goa's Curchorem. 50 persons fell into a river following the collapse of the footbridge. The incident took place when the police were attempting to rescue a youth who jumped off the bridge. The police and the fire brigade are currently at spot. The rescue operation is currently underway. (ANI)