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Falling overpass smashes cars in Brazil, but no injuries

February 7, 2018

Emergency personnel look at an overpass that collapsed in Brasilia, Brazil, Tuesday, Feb. 6, 2018. The overpass collapsed destroying cars, part of a restaurant and snarling traffic in Brazil's capital. (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres)

BRASILIA, Brazil (AP) — Part of an overpass collapsed in Brazil’s capital Tuesday, destroying cars, smashing part of a restaurant and snarling traffic.

Brasilia Gov. Rodrigo Rollemberg said no one was hurt when the 30-meter (100-foot) span fell.

A member of rescue team told journalists that at least two cars were destroyed.

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