Multiple Fatalities After Pedestrian Bridge Collapses In Florida
Miami-Dade Fire Rescue Division Chief Paul Estopinan said at a Thursday afternoon news conference that there were ``multiple victims'' but the number hadn't been determined yet.
MIAMI, FL — Officials say multiple people have been killed and eight people have been taken to the hospital in the collapse of a bridge at a Florida university.
Miami-Dade Fire Rescue Division Chief Paul Estopinan said at a Thursday afternoon news conference that there were “multiple victims” but the number hadn’t been determined yet.
Estopinan says eight vehicles were trapped under the new pedestrian bridge at Florida International University in the Miami area.
Deputy Mayor Maurice Kemp says search dogs are working the scene.
The section of bridge spanning a busy road had just been installed Saturday.