US News Building collapsed in Florida: The balance sheet is 46 dead, still 94 missing
Flower of a Florida building: Joe Biden at the bedside of victims
© Provided by point u week after the murderous collapse of a building in Surfside, Joe and Jill Biden arrived in Florida, this Thursday 1st of July. The American President, accompanied by his wife, made "comfort", while the desperate quest for survivors had to be interrupted. The official balance sheet is 18 deceased and 140 other missing. The tenant of the White House, who made his empathy a marker of his mandate, booked the clearest of his time at meetings with the rescue teams.
The balance sheet of the partial collapse of a building at the end of June in Surfside, north of Miami, has risen to 46 dead while 94 people are still missing, announced on Wednesday the authorities.
The balance sheet of the partial collapse of a building at the end of June in Surfside, north of Miami, has increased to 46 deaths while 94 people are still missing, announced on Wednesday the authorities. The rescuers "have found ten additional victims, which carries the number of deaths at 46, of which 32 have been identified," said the Mayor of the County of Miami-Dade, Daniella Levine Cava., she added. "Research and relief teams have continued their operations and are lucky that time has improved this morning," said Levine Cava.
Building collapsed in Florida: the balance sheet climbs to 27 dead, very little chance of finding survivors
© provided by the Parisian the Parisian ten days after the collapse of a building in Florida , the balance sheet continues to increase. Three bodies were found on Monday in the rubble of the building, bearing the balance sheet at 27 deaths, announced the authorities. The research continues even if the chances of finding survivors are "near zero", says a manager.
The site had been swept the day before by the winds and rain carried by the tropical storm Elsa who touched land Wednesday on the west coast of Florida. The teams have progressed in areas that were inaccessible before the demolition controlled Sunday night of the rest of the building, whose instability threatened the work of the rescuers. Most of the building, baptized Champlain Towers South, collapsed in the middle of the night on June 24 in Surfside, causing one of the most serious urban disasters in the history of the United States.
video: the building collapsed in demolished Florida before the arrival of the tropical storm Elsa (Le Figaro)Flowing still unexplained
The collapse remains largely unexplained, even if there are Questions about the maintenance and structure of the building, on construction work nearby and on the rise of waters. A report noted in 2018 "major structural damage" as well as "cracks" in the basement of the building, according to documents published by the City of Surfside, where the 6,000 inhabitants are still in shock. "The magnitude of this catastrophe continues to grow every day since the collapse, our community and the world are mourning and accompany all the families who cross this unthinable tragedy," said Levine Cava, the voice broken by emotion.
United States. The Storm Elsa strengthens in hurricane in its approach to Florida
© Mark Wallheiser / Getty Images North America / Getty Images Via AFP with winds blowing up to 120 km / h, the hurricane should approach or touch the coast Atlantic Florida Tuesday night or Wednesday morning according to the NHC. Approach from Florida's coasts, the ELSA storm strengthened and is now categorized again as a hurricane.
The Mayor of Surfside, Charles Burkett, said that studies were still underway to check the structure of a similar building, Champlain Towers North, who could explain the collapse. The building is under high surveillance because it was built at the same period, with the same materials and the same architects. "This information will have been analyzed and it will take several weeks, after which we will have a better idea of the anomalies that could exist," he said.
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Florida collapse: the balance sheet goes to 94 dead, the identification of complicated victims .
© Anna Moneymaker / Getty Images / AFP A poster in tribute to victims who died in the collapse of the building is suspended on a Commemorative site on July 11, 2021 in Surfside, Florida. The assessment of the collapse of a Florida building at the end of June was again aloud, passing 94 victims, announced Monday morning the local authorities, which note that the identification of the bodies is complicated as the time past.