A highway overpass in the Brazilian World Cup host city Belo Horizonte collapsed onto a highway Thursday, killing two and injuring 19.
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From @BenTavener: BREAKING: Two dead, 19 injured in Belo Horizonte overpass collapse - Fire Dept. confirms
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The overpass was under construction at the time of the collapse, according to Mashable. Photos from local media show a bus, a large truck and two cars crushed under the overpass. The bus driver was confirmed as one of the casualties.
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Belo Horizonte hosted five World Cup games in June and will host a semi-final game on July 8.