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04/03/2001 Hintze Ribeiro disaster

Bridge made of steel and concrete collapsed in Entre-os-Rios, in Portugal. People in a bus and cars crossing the bridge over Douro river died there, making it a total of 59. Storm combined with strong current made it unable to rescue the people. Bodies were carried downstream to the Atlantic ocean.

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