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Collapsed Cypress Freeway
from Remembering Loma Prieta in Great Shakes

Forty-two people were killed when the upper deck of Interstate 880 fell onto the lower deck. The location of the former onramp to the freeway is now a park commemorating the victims. Photo: USGS



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Collapsed house in the Marina district
   

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