Death Toll in Mexico City Subway Collapse Rises to 26


I'm Julie Walker the death toll from the collapse of an elevated section of the Mexico City metro rose to twenty six Friday after an injured passenger died in the hospital meanwhile more than thirty remained hospitalized demonstrators demanding justice for the victims clash Friday night with riot police attempting to prevent them from getting to the site of the tragedy another group arriving earlier in the day set small altars laid flowers and lit candles the only thing is that I was treated at Castro saying we're asking for justice we comes so that the accident that happened due to a lack of maintenance is not forgotten and to remind authorities all subway facilities need to be maintained Monday night's accident that sent a train car plunging off the overpass was one of the deadliest in the history of the subway and questions quickly arose about the structural integrity authorities are pledging a thorough investigation I'm Julie Walker

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