Roof collapses at China's Nanchang Changbei airport
Travelers at a busy a airport in southeast China were panic stricken on Sunday after part of the roofing collapsed just feet away from a nearby crowd. The dramatic moment at the Nanchang Changbei International Airport in Jiangxi, China, was captured on video on Sunday afternoon as heavy storms pounded the area with rain and wind gusts of up to 83 miles per hour, according to local weather reports.
Video shared on social media showed travelers screaming and running away from the scene as large pieces of metal tumbled to the ground. There were no injuries reported, according to local media, but the building suffered significant damage.
The ceiling of the entrance to the airport at Nanchang (capital of southeastern China's Jiangxi province) collapses on sunday. apparently, due to bad weather. almost in slow motion. @htTweets pic.twitter.com/bHv3wFNpgE— sutirtho patranobis (@spatranobis) 5 maart 2018
Strong wind in Nanchang, Jiangxi yesterday afternoon. pic.twitter.com/eaOUas12Zu— 杨骏飞 (@JefferyYoung_CN) 5 maart 2018