Several Dead After 950-Ton Pedestrian Bridge Collapses at Florida International University
March 15th, 2018
A newly-installed pedestrian bridge has collapsed at Florida International University in the Miami area, trapping multiple cars underneath. It is unclear how many people were killed, but police have confirmed fatalities.
The 950-ton span fell Thursday afternoon at the university’s main Miami-area campus. Video shows vehicles underneath the bridge were hit.
#FIUalert: The pedestrian bridge across Southwest Eighth Street has collapsed, please avoid the area.
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