Miami Building Collapse : At Least 4 Dead, 159 Missing

Miami Building Collapse

Miami Building Collapse

Miami-Dade County, Florida, Mayor Daniella Levine Cava confirmed on Friday that at least four people have died and 159 are still unaccounted for following Thursday’s partial collapse of a 12-story residential building in the South Florida community.

Florida(USA)– Local authorities say that search and rescue efforts are ongoing at the scene, and a police investigation into the collapse is underway. Governor Ron DeSantis declared a state of emergency in Miami-Dade County and President Biden also approved an emergency declaration that allows the Department of Homeland Security and Federal Emergency Management Agency “to coordinate all disaster relief efforts.”

Miami Building Collapse

At least 4 are dead and 159 people remain missing after the building’s partial collapse, says Miami-Dade County’s mayor .

120 people have been accounted for and, according to Mayor Charles Burkett of Surfside, Florida, at least 10 people are being treated for injuries .
Surfside Town Manager Andrew Hyatt said on Thursday that search and rescue efforts could take “at least a week” – Emergency response officials announced that a family reunification center has been opened in Surfside.
Miami Building Collapse
Miami Building Collapse

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