At least 14 people sustained minor injuries after a portion of an under-construction flyover collapsed at MTNL Junction at Bandra-Kurla Complex in Bandra east early Friday morning. The flyover which is being constructed to reduce traffic gridlock on the east-west link collapsed around 4.30 am, confirmed BMC’s Disaster Management Cell.
While the condition of all injured persons is stable and they are undergoing treatment at VN Desai Hospital, the BMC officials are conducting inspections at the site to check whether people have been trapped under the debris of the flyover. There is no loss of life and no person is missing,” said Manjunath Singe, DCP.
Officials are still looking into the reasons behind the incident. Further details related to the incident are awaited.