Dramatic pictures from the scene showed bulldozers and rescue workers, including about 400 soldiers, searching through a huge pile of rubble.
“I saw a lot of bodies lying on the road, some of them were construction workers and some were passers-by… blood was everywhere,” one witness told Reuters news agency….[Full Text]
[Image: Bulldozers and rescuers are searching the scene for survivors, via BBC]
– Read also Times Online’s coverage here
– See also: Death roll in central China bridge collapse rises to 28 (Second Lead) from China National News.
– Read also China Bridge Collapse Toll Rises to 36 by Guardian Unlimited (updated by August 15)