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At least 1 dead after apartment building partially collapses near Miami

A 12-story beachfront apartment building partially collapsed in Miami suburb early on Thursday morning, killing at least one person and trapping residents in rubble. Authorities said they expected the death toll to rise. Scores of rescuers rushed to pull survivors from the debris as a cloud of dust floated through the neighborhood. The seaside apartment

Florida building collapse: A multi-story building near Miami has partially collapsed, officials said.

“#MDFR is on scene of a partial building collapse near 88 Street & Collins Avenue.” the agency said in a tweet. In a separate news release, it said more than 80 rescue units were at the location, including Technical Rescue Teams, along with assistance from municipal fire departments. CNN has reached out to Miami Beach