Bridge's Design Will Be a Focus of Post-Mortems The Minneapolis bridge that collapsed Wednesday spanned one of the world's great rivers. Any investigation of what went wrong may begin with how the bridge was constructed, with enormous steel trusses and diagonal braces.
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Bridge's Design Will Be a Focus of Post-Mortems

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Bridge's Design Will Be a Focus of Post-Mortems

Bridge's Design Will Be a Focus of Post-Mortems

Bridge's Design Will Be a Focus of Post-Mortems

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The Minneapolis bridge that collapsed Wednesday spanned one of the world's great rivers. Any investigation of what went wrong may begin with how the bridge was constructed, with enormous steel trusses and diagonal braces. Jim Foti, who covers transportation issues for the StarTribune in Minneapolis, talks with Steve Inskeep.