Bali Bridge Collapse Rescue Ends with 8 Dead

Laela Badriyah    •    17 Oktober 2016 11:59 WIB
Bali Bridge Collapse Rescue Ends with 8 Dead
The bridge collapsed at 6.30 PM local time (Photo:BNPB), Jakarta: Officials have ended rescue operation after a bridge connecting two small islands in Bali province collapsed on Sunday (10/16) evening.

National Disaster Mitigation Agency (BNPB) spokesman Sutopo Purwo Nugroho said there were no reports of missing persons.

"Officials will still be there for rehabilitation and reconstruction," said Sutopo in a written statement on Monday (10/17).

The incident killed eight people and injured 34 others. The injured victims have returned home.

A bridge connecting Nusa Lembongan island and Nusa Ceningan island collapsed during Nyepi Segara holiday.