Video shows collapse of Baltimore’s Francis Scott Key Bridge

In the city of Baltimore, a bridge has collapsed entirely into the Patapsco River following a collision with a cargo ship.

According to the Baltimore City Fire Department, up to 20 individuals and multiple vehicles have plunged into the river.

Emergency responders are currently present at the scene, and the incident has been declared a mass casualty event.

Video shows the moment a large container ship collides with Baltimore’s Francis Scott Key bridge overnight Tuedsay, March 26, 2024.

The ship hit the bridge, which carries Interstate 695 across the Patapsco River at the Port of Baltimore, at a support pier. There were cars on the bridge at the time of the collision and collapse.