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Rio bridge collapses after lorry crash, killing four

28 January 2014 Last updated at 16:50 GMT

At least four people have died when a lorry smashed into a pedestrian bridge in Rio de Janeiro, causing it to collapse onto vehicles below.

The accident happened on a busy highway in northern Rio known as the Yellow Line road.

Aerial footage shows the bridge lying across both carriages, as emergency workers try to release those trapped.

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