Updated: At least 9 killed and dozens hurt as Minn. bridge collapses
By Lynn Marshall and Nicholas Riccardi, Times Staff Writers
Times staff writer Stephanie Simon contributed to this report.
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MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. — With a shudder and a thundering crack, an eight-lane bridge collapsed during Wednesday evening rush hour, plunging dozens of cars and people into the Mississippi River below.