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Surfside, Florida (WPTV) — Authorities are responding to a partial collapse of a building near Miami Beach early Thursday.
The Miami-Dade Fire Rescue said the incident occurred near 88th Street and Collins Avenue in the Surfside district around 2 am.
More than 80 fire brigades, including a technical rescue team, were involved in the response, according to fire authorities.
With MBPD @MiamiBeachFire Assisting the town of Surfside with a partial collapse of a building on 8777 Collins Avenue in Surfside, Florida. It is backed by multiple police and fire departments from across Miami-Dade.Please follow @MiamiDadeFire About updated information. pic.twitter.com/8tORIfZfjY
— Miami Beach Police (@MiamiBeachPD) June 24, 2021
We also support the city’s fire department and Miami Beach police.
#MDFR Located in the scene of a partial building collapse near 88 Street and Collins Avenue.Over 80 MDFR units including #TRT I am at the scene with the support of the city fire department. Updates will be posted on Twitter as they become available.
— Miami-Dade Fire Rescue (@MiamiDadeFire) June 24, 2021
The footage of the scene shows that most of the building has collapsed into a pile of rubble.
This is a developing story and will be updated.