Miami-area condo collapses, killing at least 1 person
June 24, 2021
SURFSIDE, Fla. (AP) — The sea-view side of a beachfront condo tower collapsed in the Miami-area town of Surfside early Thursday morning, killing at least one, trapping residents in rubble and twisted metal and sending a cloud of debris throughout the neighborhood.
Scores of rescue units rushed to the partially collapsed building and firefighters were seen pulling survivors from the concrete debris.
In a tweet, Miami-Dade police said one person has died in the collapse.
Surfside Mayor Charles Burkett said during a news conference that the building manager told him the building was substant...