New Delhi: Five people were killed and several others injured after a foot over bridge connecting connecting Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Terminus (CSMT) platform 1 north end with BT Lane near Times of India building collapsed on Thursday. The incident took place at around 7:30 PM. Injured persons are being taken to hospitals. Senior officers, fire brigade are on the spot. The foot over bridge is often referred to as the Kasab bridge. Catch Live Updates Here
One team from Regional Response Center (RRC) Mumbai has been rushed to the spot.
Traffic has been affected.
The incident occurred as the bridge was reportedly overloaded with commuters hurrying to their homes, said the BMC Disaster Control Room.
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More details are awaited.