[BREAKING] Bridge Collapses Near Mid Valley, At Least One Reported To Have Been Killed

Social media reports suggest that many construction workers may have been trapped under the rubble as well.

  • A bridge that is still under construction has collapsed at approximately 3.30pm today near Mid Valley Megamall, Kuala Lumpur

  • The bridge is built to serve as a pedestrian walkway connecting The Gardens Mall (next to Mid Valley) to KL Eco City, a new development project located in the former Kampung Haji Abdullah Hukum village

    • There were also rumours that the collapsed structure is the bridge linking Mid Valley to The Gardens, which has been proved to be untrue.

  • News reports indicate that at least one person has been killed and nine others injured, while it is feared that more may be trapped under the rubble

    • It has been speculated on social media that one other person may have been killed as well.

  • In the meantime, motorists are advised to stay away from roads heading to and from Mid Valley such as the Federal Highway and Jalan Bangsar due to the traffic build-up

  • Rescue efforts are underway and the police are currently investigating the incident, so watch this space for more updates.

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