Cars Crushed in Pedestrian Bridge Collapse Near FIU

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View of the main span of the FIU-Sweetwater UniversityCity Bridge after collapsing five days after been installed over SW 8 Street-State Road 41 on Thursday, March 15, 2018.
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View of the main span of the FIU-Sweetwater UniversityCity Bridge after collapsing five days after been installed over SW 8 Street-State Road 41 on Thursday, March 15, 2018.
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A photo taken by an FIU student shows rescue vehicles at the scene where the pedestrian bridge collapsed near the campus on March 15, 2018.
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A sign above the rubble of a new pedestrian bridge is shown after the bridge collapsed onto a highway at Florida International University in Miami on Thursday, March 15, 2018. The pedestrian bridge collapsed onto a highway crushing multiple vehicles and killing several people.
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A rescue worker walks near a car crushed in the rubble after a brand-new pedestrian bridge collapsed onto a highway at Florida International University in Miami on Thursday, March 15, 2018. The pedestrian bridge collapsed onto a highway crushing multiple vehicles and killing several people.
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Rescue workers walk on the rubble after a brand-new pedestrian bridge collapsed at Florida International University in Miami on Thursday, March 15, 2018. The pedestrian bridge collapsed onto a highway crushing multiple vehicles and killing several people.
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The bridge fell on top of multiple cars on Southwest 8th Street near 109th Avenue. Florida Highway Patrol officials confirmed multiple fatalities.
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Witnesses look on at the scene of the deadly bridge collapse.
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At least two people could be seen taken to ambulances while others were being treated by rescue crews.
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Ten patients were transported as a trauma alert to Kendall Regional Hospital. Two of the victims were critically injured, officials said.
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At least two cars could be seen pinned by massive slabs of concrete.
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The MCM Civil Department and FIGG Bridge Engineers partnered to design and build the bridge.
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Rescue crews and officers respond to the scene of the bridge collapse.
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Vehicles are seen trapped under the collapsed pedestrian bridge that was newly built over southwest 8th street allowing people to bypass the busy street to reach Florida International University on March 15, 2018 in Miami, Florida. Reports indicate that there are an unknown number of fatalities as a result of the collapse, which crushed at least five cars. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)
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A rescue dog and its handler works at the scene where a pedestrian bridge collapsed a few days after it was built over southwest 8th street allowing people to bypass the busy street to reach Florida International University on March 15, 2018 in Miami, Florida.
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Miami-Dade Fire Rescue Department personel and other rescue units work at the scene where a pedestrian bridge collapsed a few days after it was built over southwest 8th street allowing people to bypass the busy street to reach Florida International University on March 15, 2018 in Miami, Florida.
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National Transportation Safety Board
The National Transportation Safety Board begins its investigation into the newly constructed pedestrian bridge that collapsed near FIU's main campus.
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The National Transportation Safety Board speaks with Miami-Dade Police Director Juan Perez upon arrival to the scene of the collapsed bridge.
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