• Pedestrian bridge falls onto Detroit freeway; no injuries

    8 days ago - By Wood TV

    DETROIT - A portion of a pedestrian bridge fell early Friday onto a Detroit freeway, blocking traffic, police said.
    No one was injured in the collapse onto westbound Interstate 94, Lt. Mike Shaw, a Michigan State Police spokesman, said in an email.
    State police reported on Twitter that the agency was notified about 5:20 a.m. that part of the Townsend Pedestrian Bridge near Van Dyke Avenue had fallen.
    It wasn't immediately known what caused the bridge to fall. Shaw told WWJ-AM that police received reports that the bridge may have been struck by a truck, but he said those reports hadn't been...
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