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Bridge collapse kills 5, injures 45

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AYUTTHAYA - Five people, including two children, were killed and 45 injured when a bridge collapsed in Tha Rua district Sunday. 

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A supporting cable snapped as a large number of motorcycles overloaded the bridge over the Pasak River about 5pm in tambon Tha Luang, district chief Withit Pinnikorn said. The bridge is open only to motorbikes, bicycles and pedestrians.

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