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News in Italian Thursday 27 August

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One person lost his life in an accident which took place this morning shortly after 7 a.m. on the Sydney Harbour Bridge near Millers Point.


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All lanes in all directions have been blocked to allow a helicopter access to the crash site.

Ambulances and police vehicles also went to the site of the accident, which caused at least 4 other injuries, two of them in serious condition.

The dynamics of the accident have not yet been clarified.

Metropolitan Melbourne residents are subject to Stage 4 restrictions and must comply with a curfew between the hours of 8pm and 5am. During the curfew, people in Melbourne can only leave their house for work, and essential health, care or safety reasons.

Between 5am and 8pm, people in Melbourne can leave the home for exercise, to shop for necessary goods and services, for work, for health care, or to care for a sick or elderly relative.

All Victorians must wear a face covering when they leave home, no matter where they live. 

People in Australia must stay at least 1.5 metres away from others. Check your state’s restrictions on gathering limits.

If you are experiencing cold or flu symptoms, stay home and arrange a test by calling your doctor or contact the Coronavirus Health Information Hotline on 1800 020 080.

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