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1 year ago

Dangerous and desperate search for Surfside residents

There are still 150 residents missing in the Surfside building collapse. More than 200 rescuers were hampered by thunderstorms and debris that fell from the side of the building.
1 year ago
Dangerous and desperate search for Surfside residents
1 year ago

Detectives track down leads on missing from collapsed condo

In some cases, multiple family members have reported the same relative missing to detectives attempting to hunt down those who are unaccounted for from the South Florida condominium building that collapsed last week
1 year ago
1 year ago

Man recounts finding boy trapped in rubble of Florida building collapse

Nicholas Balboa, an eyewitness who was walking his dog as the Surfside, Florida, building collapsed, describes getting first responders to a young boy calling out from the rubble.
1 year ago
Man recounts finding boy trapped in rubble of Florida building collapse
1 year ago

Beachfront condominium collapses in South Florida

A portion of the Champlain Towers collapsed in Surfside, Florida, Thursday. At least three people have been killed and authorities are urgently searching for 99 others who may be trapped in rubble.
1 year ago
Beachfront condominium collapses in South Florida
1 year ago

Condo collapse eyewitness describes aftermath of building’s fall

Dr. Fiorella Terenzi, who lives in Champlain Towers East, next to the Surfside, Florida, building that collapsed, discusses what she witnessed and why she’s staying in her building.
1 year ago
Condo collapse eyewitness describes aftermath of building’s fall
1 year ago

Surfside, Florida, mayor discusses devastating building collapse

Mayor Charles Burkett of Surfside, Florida, discusses the latest on the search for survivors of the condo building collapse and how his community is grappling with the disaster.
1 year ago
Surfside, Florida, mayor discusses devastating building collapse
1 year ago

Images from inside the collapse in Surfside, Florida

Devastating photos of destruction show rescue crews desperately search for missing loved ones among rubble, dust and debris.
1 year ago
Images from inside the collapse in Surfside, Florida
1 year ago

Man discusses responding to condo collapse

ABC News’ David Muir spoke to Miami resident Nicholas Balboa, who was on the scene shortly after the condominium collapse in South Florida and heard a little boy’s cry from the rubble.
1 year ago
Man discusses responding to condo collapse
1 year ago

At least 3 dead, 99 unaccounted for after Florida condo building collapse

Officials expect the death toll to rise as the search and rescue effort continues in Surfside, Florida.
1 year ago
At least 3 dead, 99 unaccounted for after Florida condo building collapse
1 year ago

Miami-Dade mayor gives update on Surfside building collapse

Mayor Daniella Levine Cava said that 102 people are accounted for while 99 remain unaccounted for after the apartment building collapse.
1 year ago
Miami-Dade mayor gives update on Surfside building collapse
1 year ago

ABC News Live Update: At least 1 person is dead after partial building collapse

Officials say first responders rescued 35 people from the building and pulled two more survivors from the rubble.
1 year ago
ABC News Live Update: At least 1 person is dead after partial building collapse
1 year ago

Death toll expected to rise after partial building collapse near Miami Beach

Officials say responders rescued dozens of people after a 12-story condo building partially collapsed overnight.
1 year ago
Death toll expected to rise after partial building collapse near Miami Beach
1 year ago

ABC News Update: Death toll expected to rise after partial building collapse

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1 year ago
ABC News Update: Death toll expected to rise after partial building collapse
3 years ago

Road below FIU bridge should have been closed before collapse, new report finds

The Florida International University Bridge collapsed in March 2018, killing six people.
3 years ago
Road below FIU bridge should have been closed before collapse, new report finds
3 years ago

Engineers failed to recognize danger during FIU bridge inspection hours before collapse: Report

The engineers of the pedestrian bridge that collapsed at Florida International University last year failed to recognize that the bridge was in danger of failing.
3 years ago
Engineers of collapsed FIU pedestrian bridge failed to recognize danger: Report
4 years ago

Bridge collapse survivor haunted by daughter's crushed car seat: 'Imagine if she had been there'

Katrina Collazo is suing the engineers and construction companies involved.
4 years ago
'Imagine if she had been there': Daughter's crushed car seat haunts collapse survivor
4 years ago

'There's a lot of cars trapped': 911 calls from Florida bridge collapse released

Witnesses who saw the bridge fall described the horror that followed.
4 years ago
'There's a lot of cars trapped': 911 calls from Florida bridge collapse released
4 years ago

'There's a lot of cars trapped': Authorities release 911 calls from Florida bridge collapse

Witnesses who saw the bridge fall described the horror that followed afterward.
4 years ago
'There's a lot of cars trapped': Authorities release 911 calls from bridge collapse
4 years ago

Moment of silence held for bridge collapse victims as first lawsuit filed

The first lawsuit stemming from the Miami bridge collapse was filed Monday.
4 years ago
Moment of silence held for bridge collapse victims as first lawsuit filed
4 years ago

All 6 victims of Miami bridge collapse identified

FIU President Mark Rosenberg named Brandon Brownfield, a married father of three, as the final victim to be identified after Thursday's catastrophe.
4 years ago
All 6 victims of Miami bridge collapse identified
4 years ago

All 6 victims of Miami bridge collapse identified

Authorities say six people died when the bridge collapsed Thursday.
4 years ago
All 6 victims of Miami bridge collapse identified
4 years ago

FIU bridge collapse 'felt as if there was an earthquake,' witness says

The deadly Miami bridge collapse this afternoon "felt as if there was an earthquake," a witness told ABC News.
4 years ago
Deadly Miami bridge collapse 'felt as if there was an earthquake,' witness says
4 years ago

Emergency crews recover remaining victims of deadly bridge collapse

Crews in Miami have recovered all six victims as the investigation into the collapse continues.
4 years ago
Emergency crews recover remaining victims of deadly bridge collapse
4 years ago

Disastrous bridge collapse in Florida

Reports surface showing engineers met with school officials two hours before the structure collapsed to discuss whether cracks found in the bridge posed a "safety risk."
4 years ago
Disastrous bridge collapse in Florida
4 years ago

Investigation continues in Miami bridge collapse

Crews expect to find more dead as debris is removed from Thursday's collapse at Florida International University.
4 years ago
Investigation continues in Miami bridge collapse
4 years ago

37-year-old construction worker, FIU student among victims of Florida bridge collapse

Out of the three VSL Structural Technologies workers who were on the site, one is dead and two are in the hospital.
4 years ago
37-year-old construction worker, FIU student among bridge collapse victims
4 years ago

Engineer reported cracks in Florida bridge days before collapse: Officials

An engineer reported cracks in Florida bridge days before collapse but the message wansn't heard until Friday, officials said.
4 years ago
Engineer reported cracks in Florida bridge days before collapse: Officials
4 years ago

Worker hurt in bridge collapse thinks locking in harness saved his life: Cousin

Six were killed and many others injured when the bridge collapsed Thursday.
4 years ago
Worker hurt in bridge collapse thinks locking in harness saved his life: Cousin
4 years ago

2 firms involved in building Florida bridge that collapsed had past accusations of unsafe practices

At least two of the firms have been sued or fined before.
4 years ago
2 firms involved in building bridge that fell, killing 6, had past accusations
4 years ago

Traffic camera video shows the devastating moment of the Miami bridge collapse

New details on the victims emerge as the recovery operation continues.
4 years ago
Traffic camera video shows the devastating moment of the Miami bridge collapse
4 years ago

FIU student among victims of bridge collapse

The bridge, hailed as an engineering marvel, collapsed Thursday afternoon.
4 years ago
FIU student among victims of bridge collapse
4 years ago

Florida bridge collapse death toll likely to rise as investigators sift through rubble, police say

Six people have died from the collapse of a newly installed pedestrian bridge in Miami, but that number is expected to increase.
4 years ago
Bridge collapse death toll likely to rise as investigators sift through rubble
4 years ago

Investigators search for cause of Florida bridge collapse

Investigators are looking into the use of Accelerated Bridge Construction to erect the structure that collapsed and killed at least six at Florida International University.
4 years ago
Investigators search for cause of Florida bridge collapse
4 years ago

Several killed after pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapses

First responders could be seen loading injured victims onto stretchers.
4 years ago
Several killed after pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapses
4 years ago

Death toll rises to 6 from Florida bridge collapse

Witnesses said it felt like an earthquake during the collapse of a newly constructed 174-foot bridge that weighed 950 tons.
4 years ago
Death toll rises to 6 from Florida bridge collapse
4 years ago

Florida college president reacts to bridge collapse

FIU president Mark Rosenberg shares the latest details on the investigation into the collapse of a newly constructed bridge connecting the campus to a nearby city.
4 years ago
Florida college president reacts to bridge collapse
4 years ago

Pedestrian bridge collapse kills at least 4 people in Florida

Crews are now working on recovery efforts as federal investigators look into the cause of the pedestrian bridge collapse at Florida International University. ABC News' Maggie Rulli reports.
4 years ago
Pedestrian bridge collapse kills at least 4 people in Florida
4 years ago

FIU bridge collapse: At least 4 killed after pedestrian bridge at Florida college collapses

First responders could be seen loading injured victims onto stretchers and searching for people under the rubble.
4 years ago
At least 4 killed after pedestrian bridge at Florida college collapses
4 years ago

Explaining Accelerated Bridge Construction, the technique used for the collapsed Miami bridge

The technique used to build the bridge that collapsed in Miami today was intended to cause less disruption and make installing new bridges easier.
4 years ago
'Instant bridge' that collapsed in Miami supposed to last 100 years
4 years ago

FIU bridge collapse: At least 4 killed after pedestrian bridge at Florida college collapses

Firefighters have pulled out at least four deceased people from the rubble, according to Miami-Dade fire chief Dave Downey.
4 years ago
FIU bridge collapse: At least 4 killed after pedestrian bridge at Florida college col
4 years ago

Florida bridge that collapsed was touted as 'engineering feat come to life'

The bridge, which costs $14.2 million, was designed to withstand a Category 5 hurricane.
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Florida bridge that collapsed was touted as 'engineering feat come to life'
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Witness saw bridge 'collapse in front of me,' fall on cars waiting for the light: 'It was in slow motion'

"All of a sudden, I saw it collapse from the left towards the middle," she said.
4 years ago
Witness saw bridge 'collapse in front of me,' falling on cars waiting for the light
4 years ago

'Instant bridge' that collapsed in Miami supposed to last 100 years

Officials said an engineering company was conducting a stress test on the span.
4 years ago
'Instant bridge' that collapsed in Miami supposed to last 100 years
4 years ago

Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, fatalities confirmed

A bridge over 8th Street at the FIU campus collapsed, crushing several cars.
4 years ago
Miami pedestrian bridge collapses, fatalities confirmed
4 years ago

2 FIU bridge collapse victims in critical condition

Ten victims are being treated at Kendall Regional Medical Center following today's deadly collapse.
4 years ago
2 FIU bridge collapse victims in critical condition
4 years ago

8 vehicles trapped under FIU pedestrian bridge

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue says more than 100 firefighters are working to rescue those trapped.
4 years ago
8 vehicles trapped under FIU pedestrian bridge
4 years ago

Witness saw bridge 'collapse in front of me,' falling on cars waiting for the light

"All of a sudden, I saw it collapse from the left towards the middle," she said.
4 years ago
Witness saw bridge 'collapse in front of me,' falling on cars waiting for the light
4 years ago

Pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapses

A pedestrian bridge stretching across a street on the Florida International University campus in Miami collapsed Thursday afternoon, killing multiple people, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
4 years ago
Pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapses
4 years ago

Witness says Florida bridge collapse felt like an 'earthquake'

Tiona Page says she saw a cloud of dust following the collapse at FIU and heard screams coming from the trapped cars.
4 years ago
Witness says Florida bridge collapse felt like an 'earthquake'