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Fox at 3 o'clock in New York City they were driving across the bridge when the roadway just collapsed.
In drivers wound up in the middle of a river.
It happened last night near Mount Vernon Washington about 55 miles north of Seattle.
Investigators there say a tractor trailer carrying an oversize load struck an overhead support -- And a patrol chief believes that for the collapse.
Two vehicles carry a total of three people dropped into the water nobody died thankfully and people waited on top of their vehicles as rescuers arrived by boat.
One of the survivors was driving with his wife at the time he says the bridge suddenly disappeared in a big puff of dust.
And he tried to slam on the brakes but it didn't help.
What had pushed to the -- -- possible before momentum -- me through.
And there you just hold on for dear life at that point it's no -- -- -- yelling just you go with that that.
Man says the impact disclosed dislocated his shoulder and caved in the truck's roof.
He says his wife was not responding.
So he popped his shoulder back into place -- vocal both of them.
And pulled her to his side until you help arrive.
It's spring on fox top story live for us in Mount Vernon how's everybody doing from this thing -- and.
While -- unbelievably and elevate thankfully are all doing well and some were already talking about their harrowing experience I spoke with the mother.
Of one of the two drivers whose car plunged fifty feet.
Into the 45 degree frigid -- at river.
And she believes it was a guardian Angel who saved her son twenty year old Bryce Kenny was driving -- -- Subaru UC just the toppled there.
He was going to play some hockey last night when the bridge underneath him.
Disappeared amazingly as his car dropped some fifty feet.
He missed all steel girders and ended up settling back on the content that collapsed.
Concrete bridge that kept his car and the older one from sinking.
But fifteen feet to the bottom.
But the ordeal was still not over they had to get on top of the cars and wait a -- and all or to be rescued by the deputies.
Only one of the three victims remains in the hospital.
And she is said to be in stable condition -- who -- what's the latest on the investigation there.
Well police say no doubt it was caused by it -- the collapse was caused by AEI and eighteen Wheeler that was hauling an oversized.
Metal container the problem appears to be that he was in the far right lane -- the steel cross support kind of -- -- lowering the clearance height.
-- normally these high and wide loads get as close to the middle of the -- is possible because the clearance is always higher in the center.
They're supposed to -- the routes disposable -- car in front of on this post and old.
You know they need to take two -- yard drive down the center of the best that they need to do.
By the NTSB is not on scene you'll start an investigation -- majority -- Some ideal team folds up on that -- investigation really has begun but this is a major thoroughfare.
Cars per day travel on this road many of them.
Coming back and friend from Canada and it's gonna be a major travel -- for a lot of people for months to come -- And we -- all that debt is starting really in earnest this weekend with the holiday fall upon us already so a lot of people being inconvenienced but at least nobody would.
Heard for us seriously hurt or killed -- goodness Dan Springer with a -- -- -- Mike issue Danica thank you apologize for that.
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