26 July 2021,   05:24
Part of high-rise building collapses early Thursday in Miami

A partial collapse of a high-rise building prompted a huge emergency response early Thursday near Miami Beach, writes Baynews.

According to Miami Dade Fire Rescue’s Twitter account, dozens of units responded to the scene on 88th Street in the Surfside community.

“Over 80 MDFR units including Technical Rescue Teams are on scene with assistance from municipal fire departments”, - the tweet said.

The department has not yet said what may have caused the collapse near 88th Street and Collins Avenue.

There were no immediate reports of injuries or casualties.