Latin America & Caribbean

Brazil stadium seating collapses, injuring about 110

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Media captionThe grandstand appears to crumble without warning

About 110 people were injured, 22 seriously, when part of the seating at a stadium in Brazil collapsed during a car race, rescue services say.

The most severely injured were taken to hospital after the accident at the Quatro Pontes stadium in southern Parana state.

At least 500 people were sitting in the section of the stands which collapsed on Sunday.

Police have begun an investigation into the cause of the collapse.