A video of a bridge-collapse is being shared on social media with a claim that the Balanagar-Jeedimetla flyover in Hyderabad has collapsed.
“Balanagar Jeedimetla route. Under construction FLYOVER collapse. …” The Facebook caption read.
Here’s the link for the above post.
NewsMobile fact-checked the video and found that it is old.
We extracted keyframes from the video and put them through Reverse Image Search. We found a report by Associated Press from 2018 featuring an image from the same accident.
According to the report the incident took place in Varanasi in Uttar Pradesh on May 15, 2018, where an under-construction flyover collapsed.
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