The Last Victim Has Been Identified In The Florida Condo Collapse

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — The final victim of the condo building collapse in Florida has been identified, authorities said Monday, more than a month after the middle-of-the-night catastrophe that ultimately claimed 98 lives. Estelle Hedaya, an outgoing 54-year-old with a love of travel, was the last victim identified, ending what her relatives described as a… Continue reading The Last Victim Has Been Identified In The Florida Condo Collapse

At least 60 people dead in Florida condo collapse, 80 missing with hope for survivors ‘near zero

site of a collapsed Florida condominium building shifted from rescue to recovery overnight, Miami-Dade County Mayor Daniella Levine Cava said in a press conference Thursday morning. “The work continues with all speed and urgency, all task forces are being deployed from across the country and the world,” Levine Cava said. “We are working around the… Continue reading At least 60 people dead in Florida condo collapse, 80 missing with hope for survivors ‘near zero

Death toll rises to 24 in Florida condo collapse, building demolition to proceed as early as Sunday

Authorities in Florida have accelerated plans to demolish a partially collapsed 12-story condominium building in Surfside, amid concerns that winds from Tropical Storm Elsa could knock the remaining structure over as search-and-rescue teams pore through rubble in the hope of finding scores of residents who are still missing. Miami-Dade Mayor Daniella Levine Cava said Saturday… Continue reading Death toll rises to 24 in Florida condo collapse, building demolition to proceed as early as Sunday

Death toll rises to 20 in Florida condo collapse, 128 people are s

At least 20 people are confirmed dead and 128 are unaccounted more than a week after a 12-story condominium building collapsed in Florida, Miami-Dade Mayor Daniella Levine Cava said at a press conference Friday morning. Levine Cava and Miami Mayor Francis Suarez noted that one of the new bodies recovered is of a seven-year-old child… Continue reading Death toll rises to 20 in Florida condo collapse, 128 people are s

FLORIDA CONDO COLLAPSERESCUERS TRIED IN VAIN TO SAVE WOMAN PLEADING FOR HELP

First responders who frantically tried to save residents in that Florida condo collapse, located a woman who was banging on debris as she begged them to save her … but it was not to be. Dispatch audio of communications with rescuers shows the desperation during the first 11 hours after the building crumbled to the… Continue reading FLORIDA CONDO COLLAPSERESCUERS TRIED IN VAIN TO SAVE WOMAN PLEADING FOR HELP