Three Rescued After Wash. Bridge Collapse
MOUNT VERNON, Washington (AP) — The major link between the U.S. and Canadian sides of the Pacific Northwest region was severed after a bridge collapsed, dumping a handful of vehicles and people into a river, police said. All three people who were on the span were rescued and taken to hospitals. The four-lane Interstate 5 bridge — more than half a century old — collapsed about halfway between Seattle and Vancouver, British Columbia. It was caused by an oversize truck hitting the span, the...