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Sound familiar? Tunnel collapse in Boston

People in Boston can probably relate to the infrastructure woes Montrealers are experiencing right now.

In 2006, during a major road reconstruction project known as "The Big Dig", a concrete ceiling panel weighing three tons fell in Boston's Fort Point Channel Tunnel.

It fell on a car travelling on the highway below. One person was killed, and another was injured.

To learn more about that incident, and the political fallout that came after, we reached Boston Globe reporter Sean Murphy.

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