A burgeoning story is the failure of China’s much-hyped infrastructure projects.
The country’s high-speed rail has really come under a lot of suspicion due to high costs, performance that’s less than what was promised, and straight up failures.
The latest: A bullet train has derailed on a bridge, leading to this awful image posted on Sina Weibo:
Photo: Wikimedia Commons
According to Reuters, via reporter Fabrizio Goria, the accident happened in the Zhejiang Province.
According to AFP, the crash occurred at 8:30 PM local time on the line that went from Hangzhou to Wenzhou.
Update: Sadly, 11 people are reported to have been killed in the accident.
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