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Photos: The scene after a subway overpass collapsed in Mexico City, killing at least 23

An overhead subway platform collapsed in Mexico City late Monday, sending metro cars plunging into the busy street below and killing at least 23 people, including children, according to Mexican officials.

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Soldiers stand as rescuers work at the site where the overpass for a metro partially collapsed with train cars on it at Olivos station.

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LUIS CORTES/REUTERS

An aerial view of the scene.

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Hector Vivas/Getty Images

Emergency personnel search for survivors.

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Hector Vivas/Getty Images

Rescue workers remove a body from a train carriage.

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Pedro Pardo/AFP/Getty Images

Rescue workers remove a body from a train carriage.

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Pedro Pardo/AFP/Getty Images

Emergency workers move an injured person on a stretcher.

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Pedro Pardo/AFP/Getty Images

A rescue worker stands at the site.

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Luis Cortes/Reuters

A tow truck removes a damaged taxi at the site.

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Pedro Pardo/AFP/Getty Images

An injured man is helped.

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Carlos Ramirez/EPA-EFE/Shutterstock

A crowd gathered at the site.

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Carlos Rairez/EPA-EFE/Shutterstock

Rescuers work at the site.

Luis Cortes/Reuters

Luis Cortes/Reuters

Rescue workers at the site.

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Carlos Jasso/Reuters

Emergency personnel search for survivors.

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Hector Vivas/Getty Images

Police officers stand guard near the site.

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Henry Romero/Reuters

Volunteers carry an injured person.

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Alfredo Estrella/AFP/Getty Images

Rescuers transport an injured man.

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Luis Cortes/Reuters

An aerial view of the wreckage.

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