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Miami building collapse: Rescuers search air pockets

BBC News

June 28, 2021

Rescue workers are pinning their hopes on finding a “miracle” survivor in voids underneath the rubble of a Florida apartment building which collapsed five days ago.

Miami-Dade Fire Rescue Chief Andy Alvarez said a “frantic effort” was underway to reach any air pockets where people could have survived.

No one has been pulled alive from the site since Thursday, when the building in Surfside, north of Miami, collapsed.

At least 10 people have died.

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