Published On: Thu, May 27th, 2021
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3 arrested in Italy cable car disaster; police say brake was deactivated by clamp

Italy Cable Car Deaths

Police arrested three people Wednesday in the cable car disaster that killed 14 people in northern Italy, saying workers placed a clamp on the emergency brake to deactivate it as a patchwork repair — one that prevented the brake from engaging when the lead cable snapped.

CBC | World News