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The Romanian truck driver who sustained serious injuries during the Tuesday rush of a motor bridge in the Italian city Janov, died Saturday night. This was confirmed by one of the local hospitals. The number of victims of the tragedy rose to 43, AP and DPA reported.
Martina announced that a 36-year-old man had head and chest injuries. Doctors have described his condition as the most severe in people who have been injured in the collapse of the Ponte Morandi Bridge.
According to the data protection authority, there are still 40 deaths reported in the DPA, because they have not yet officially identified the remains of three family members, apparently in one of the destroyed cars
In January, on Saturday public prison ceremony, dedicated to 19 victims of the morning accident, who were attended by family members, political and religious leaders and by local football clubs. The tragedy reminded them all day as a day of state suffering
Four other bodies were pulled out of the rubble of the collapsed bridge. In the state radio report it was said that it was believed that all people who were previously considered missing were probably found
The motorway company wants to build a new bridge within eight months
The Italian highway Autostrade by l & # 39; Italia said on Saturday at the location of a collapsed bridge in the city of Genoa in the northwest of the country can build a new bridge in eight months.
Giovanni Castellucci, the head of the company, said the company has a plan to demolish the remaining part of today's Ponte Morandi, building a "less impressive" steel bridge, reported AP
The Italian government is started, after the tragedy of Tuesday, with more than 40 victims in the lives of the Autostrade concession procedure by l & # 39; Italia. Government officials accused her of the responsibility for the fall of a bridge and declared that this company would never lead the journey of the country
Castellucci declined to comment on the government's attitude. He stressed, however, that Autostrade by l & # 39; Italia, which manages most Italian highways, can not unhappy Genoa because its causes have not been investigated
"We do not think there are conditions to take responsibility for an event that still has to be determined, "quoted the DPA agency of Castellucci. The company's chief also promised survivors and people to help evacuate a house in a broken bridge.
Italian prosecutors have examined previous reports to address possible structural shortcomings or insufficient maintenance of the bridge.