Five Dead as Bridge Collapses Due to Heavy Rainfall

At least five people died as floods drenched Cipatujah in Tasikmalaya, Indonesia, on Monday, November 5, local reports said.

The Pasanggrahan bridge in Cipatujah, West Java, collapsed on Tuesday, November 6, as a result of heavy rain and flooding.

The Governor of West Java, Ridwan Kamil, said a temporary bridge would be put in place while the permanent bridge was repaired, according to local reports.

The flooding reached its worst in the areas Karangnunggal, Culamega, and Cipatujah. Credit: m.andra4210_cw3nk via Storyful