AARoads Forum

Please login or register.

Login with username, password and session length

Author Topic: Taiwan Bridge collapses into harbor  (Read 1046 times)

roadman65

  • *
  • Offline Offline

  • Posts: 11566
  • Location: Lakeland, Florida
  • Last Login: Today at 11:18:31 AM
Taiwan Bridge collapses into harbor
« on: October 01, 2019, 07:23:58 PM »

https://mashable.com/video/taiwan-bridge-collapse/.

Video of a cable arch bridge fall with tanker truck on it.
« Last Edit: October 01, 2019, 07:42:14 PM by roadman65 »
Logged
Every day is a winding road, you just got to get used to it.

Sheryl Crowe

kevinb1994

  • *
  • Offline Offline

  • Posts: 1809
  • Age: 27
  • Last Login: Today at 06:48:30 PM
Re: Taiwan Bridge collapses into harbor
« Reply #1 on: October 01, 2019, 09:05:30 PM »

https://mashable.com/video/taiwan-bridge-collapse/.

Video of a cable arch bridge fall with tanker truck on it.
My mother is from Taichung and was horrified to hear this.
Logged

SteveG1988

  • *
  • Offline Offline

  • Posts: 2626
  • Age: 33
  • Location: New Jersey
  • Last Login: Today at 05:58:20 PM
Re: Taiwan Bridge collapses into harbor
« Reply #2 on: October 03, 2019, 04:14:27 PM »

According to reports a 3.8 earthquake struck the day before...and 3 years ago there were issues with the expansion joints being warped. http://focustaiwan.tw/news/asoc/201910020016.aspx
Logged

 


Opinions expressed here on belong solely to the poster and do not represent or reflect the opinions or beliefs of AARoads, its creators and/or associates.