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Damaged vehicles are seen at the scene of a collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S. January 28, 2022.  John Taylor via REUTERS

Damaged vehicles are seen at the scene of a collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S. January 28, 2022. John Taylor via REUTERS

Damaged vehicles are seen at the scene of a collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S. January 28, 2022. John Taylor via REUTERS
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U.S. President Joe Biden speaks to reporters and first responders as he visits the site of a bridge collapse prior to attending an earlier scheduled event in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

U.S. President Joe Biden speaks to reporters and first responders as he visits the site of a bridge collapse prior to attending an earlier scheduled event in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

U.S. President Joe Biden speaks to reporters and first responders as he visits the site of a bridge collapse prior to attending an earlier scheduled event in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
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Damaged vehicles are seen at the site of a collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022. REUTERS/Drone Base

Damaged vehicles are seen at the site of a collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022. REUTERS/Drone Base

Damaged vehicles are seen at the site of a collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022. REUTERS/Drone Base
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Damaged vehicles are seen at the site of a collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022. REUTERS/Drone Base

Damaged vehicles are seen at the site of a collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022. REUTERS/Drone Base

Damaged vehicles are seen at the site of a collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022. REUTERS/Drone Base
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U.S. President Joe Biden speaks to reporters, saying: "we’re going to see the bridge," which collapsed earlier in the day in Pittsburgh prior to the president's visit there, as he arrives at Allegheny County Airport in West Mifflin, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

U.S. President Joe Biden speaks to reporters, saying: "we’re going to see the bridge," which collapsed earlier in the day in Pittsburgh prior to the president's visit there, as he arrives at Allegheny County Airport in West Mifflin, Pennsylvania,...more

U.S. President Joe Biden speaks to reporters, saying: "we’re going to see the bridge," which collapsed earlier in the day in Pittsburgh prior to the president's visit there, as he arrives at Allegheny County Airport in West Mifflin, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
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Damaged vehicles are seen at the site of a collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022.  REUTERS/Drone Base

Damaged vehicles are seen at the site of a collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022.  REUTERS/Drone Base

Damaged vehicles are seen at the site of a collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022.  REUTERS/Drone Base
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U.S. President Joe Biden talks to first responders as he visits the site of a bridge collapse prior to Biden attending an earlier scheduled event in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

U.S. President Joe Biden talks to first responders as he visits the site of a bridge collapse prior to Biden attending an earlier scheduled event in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

U.S. President Joe Biden talks to first responders as he visits the site of a bridge collapse prior to Biden attending an earlier scheduled event in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
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Damaged vehicles are seen at the site of a collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022. REUTERS/Drone Base

Damaged vehicles are seen at the site of a collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022. REUTERS/Drone Base

Damaged vehicles are seen at the site of a collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022. REUTERS/Drone Base
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Damaged vehicles are seen at the site of a collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022.  REUTERS/Drone Base

Damaged vehicles are seen at the site of a collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022.  REUTERS/Drone Base

Damaged vehicles are seen at the site of a collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022.  REUTERS/Drone Base
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Damaged vehicles are seen at the site of a collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022. REUTERS/Drone Base

Damaged vehicles are seen at the site of a collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022. REUTERS/Drone Base

Damaged vehicles are seen at the site of a collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022. REUTERS/Drone Base
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U.S. President Joe Biden is greeted by Pittsburgh Mayor Ed Gainey at the site of a bridge collapse prior to Biden attending an event in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

U.S. President Joe Biden is greeted by Pittsburgh Mayor Ed Gainey at the site of a bridge collapse prior to Biden attending an event in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

U.S. President Joe Biden is greeted by Pittsburgh Mayor Ed Gainey at the site of a bridge collapse prior to Biden attending an event in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
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Damaged vehicles are seen at the site of a collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022. REUTERS/Drone Base

Damaged vehicles are seen at the site of a collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022. REUTERS/Drone Base

Damaged vehicles are seen at the site of a collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022. REUTERS/Drone Base
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Workers view the remains of a bridge that collapsed in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

Workers view the remains of a bridge that collapsed in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

Workers view the remains of a bridge that collapsed in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
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U.S. President Joe Biden speaks to reporters, saying: "we’re going to see the bridge," which collapsed earlier in the day in Pittsburgh prior to the president's visit there, as he arrives at Allegheny County Airport in West Mifflin, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

U.S. President Joe Biden speaks to reporters, saying: "we’re going to see the bridge," which collapsed earlier in the day in Pittsburgh prior to the president's visit there, as he arrives at Allegheny County Airport in West Mifflin, Pennsylvania,...more

U.S. President Joe Biden speaks to reporters, saying: "we’re going to see the bridge," which collapsed earlier in the day in Pittsburgh prior to the president's visit there, as he arrives at Allegheny County Airport in West Mifflin, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
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Vehicles are seen on the remains of a bridge that collapsed prior to a visit by U.S. President Joe Biden in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

Vehicles are seen on the remains of a bridge that collapsed prior to a visit by U.S. President Joe Biden in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

Vehicles are seen on the remains of a bridge that collapsed prior to a visit by U.S. President Joe Biden in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
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Damaged vehicles are seen at the scene of a collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S. January 28, 2022. John Taylor via REUTERS

Damaged vehicles are seen at the scene of a collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S. January 28, 2022. John Taylor via REUTERS

Damaged vehicles are seen at the scene of a collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S. January 28, 2022. John Taylor via REUTERS
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Vehicles sit on a collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S. January 28, 2022. John Taylor via REUTERS

Vehicles sit on a collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S. January 28, 2022. John Taylor via REUTERS

Vehicles sit on a collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S. January 28, 2022. John Taylor via REUTERS
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A general view shows the collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S. January 28, 2022. Greg Barnhisel via REUTERS

A general view shows the collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S. January 28, 2022. Greg Barnhisel via REUTERS

A general view shows the collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S. January 28, 2022. Greg Barnhisel via REUTERS
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A general view of the collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S. January 28, 2022. Twitter@Pghpublicsafety

A general view of the collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S. January 28, 2022. Twitter@Pghpublicsafety

A general view of the collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S. January 28, 2022. Twitter@Pghpublicsafety
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Damaged vehicles are seen at the site of a collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022. REUTERS/Drone Base

Damaged vehicles are seen at the site of a collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022. REUTERS/Drone Base

Damaged vehicles are seen at the site of a collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S., January 28, 2022. REUTERS/Drone Base
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Vehicles sit on a collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S. January 28, 2022. Greg Barnhisel via REUTERS

Vehicles sit on a collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S. January 28, 2022. Greg Barnhisel via REUTERS

Vehicles sit on a collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S. January 28, 2022. Greg Barnhisel via REUTERS
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A bus sits on a collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S. January 28, 2022. Greg Barnhisel via REUTERS

A bus sits on a collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S. January 28, 2022. Greg Barnhisel via REUTERS

A bus sits on a collapsed bridge in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, U.S. January 28, 2022. Greg Barnhisel via REUTERS
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