At least two killed and 19 injured in Brazil road collapse

An unfinished overpass collapsed in the Brazilian World Cup host city of Belo Horizonte killing at least two people and casting a shadow over a tournament that has suffered repeated construction accidents and delays.

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Overpass collapses in Brazilian World Cup host city

An overpass has collapsed in the Brazilian World Cup host city of Belo Horizonte, killing at least one person, according to local media reports.

Several cars where crushed when a portion of the road fell, GloboNews and other media outlets reported.

Belo Horizonte is due to host one of the World Cup semi-final games next Tuesday.

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