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Crash scene: The coach plunged through the parapet after colliding with several vehicles on the viaduct

Viaduct parapets probed in fatal Italian coach crash

Inadequately tied in precast concrete parapets could have allowed an out of control coach to plunge 30m from an Italian motorway bridge, killing 38 people, senior engineers told NCE this week.

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