Overpass Bridge Collapse on I-75 Kills One, Injures Another in Cincinnati

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CINCINNATI (AP) -- Officials say one person died and another person was injured late Monday night when a highway overpass collapsed in Cincinnati.

The Cincinnati Enquirer reports that, according to a police dispatch, that southbound Interstate 75 was closed indefinitely after the collapse of an overpass north of the old Hopple Street bridge.

It happened about 10:30 p.m. Monday. The newspaper reports at least one tractor-trailer was damaged by the collapse.

Fire and EMS officials say one construction worker was killed and a tractor-trailer driver was injured.

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