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Report: Experts knew Genoa bridge had weakened 20%

The collapsed bridge, in Genoa. The unofficial death toll rose to 43 on Saturday. Picture by Luca Zennaro/ANSA, via AP
Colleen Barry and Andrea Rosa
ENGINEERS said in February that corrosion of the metal cables supporting the Genoa highway bridge had reduced the bridge's strength by 20 per cent - months before the structure's deadly collap[...]

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