Firework Accident Caused Immense Damage In China [PHOTOS]

A truck carrying fireworks in Sanmenxia, in China’s Henan province, exploded destroying 80 meters of a highway. 25 vehicles are said to have fallen 30 meters (98 feet) from the bridge.

Initial reports said 26 people died but more recent reports put the figure at nine. Here some images from the accident via Chinese state television CCTV.

Scroll down further to see the video.

china bridge collapse fireworks

Photo: Screenshot via CCTV

 

china bridge collapse fireworks

Photo: Screenshot via CCTV

 

china bridge collapse fireworks

Photo: Screenshot via CCTV

 

china bridge collapse fireworks

Photo: Screenshot via CCTV

 

china bridge collapse fireworks

Photo: Screenshot via CCTV

You can watch the CCTV report here:

 

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