What We Know So Far About the Key Bridge Collapse

Local, state and federal agencies have been coordinating resources and rescue efforts in the aftermath of Tuesday morning’s collapse of the Francis Scott Key Bridge after a container ship ran into it.

Details continue to emerge as the Baltimore City Fire Department, Maryland Governor’s Office, Baltimore Mayor’s Office, Baltimore County Government, US Department of Transportation and other government entities work to determine exactly what happened.

What went wrong? How many people are affected? Could this have been prevented? As the situation unfolds, here’s what we know so far. We’ll keep this story updated as new information comes forth.