Construction Worker Dies in Bridge Collapse

January 20, 2015

A portion of a bridge demolition project on Interstate 75 in Cincinnati collapsed on Monday, killing a construction worker and shutting down the road in that area.



According to a story quoting a statement from the city, a crew was preparing to dismantle the former Hopple Street bridge. The bridge's replacement is already open and was not afffected; however, an over-the-road truck crashed into falling debris from the old overpass.


UPDATE: Bridge debris has been cleared.