Agencia EFEMarch 2, 2014 13:16
La Paz, Mar 2 (EFE).- Four people were killed and 60 others injured when a footbridge collapsed during the carnival in the Bolivian city of Oruro, officials said Sunday.
The accident, which occurred on Saturday, is under investigation, the Oruro province prosecutor's office said.
"We have decided to begin criminal proceedings against subjects to investigate this incident due to the magnitude of dead and injured," Oruro Attorney General Orlando Riveros told the official ABI news agency.
Police experts will determine why the walkway collapsed, Riveros said.