The body of a Canadian woman has been found in the rubble of a collapsed building on a Florida suburb.
“The remains of a Canadian citizen have been found at the scene,” Global Affairs Canada confirmed in a brief statement.
Also, three more Canadians are missing from this tragic incident. In all, three different Canadian families were affected by the collapse, the federal ministry said.
“Embassy officials in Miami provide direct support to the family of the deceased Canadian citizen and the families of the missing, and liaise with local authorities to gather more information,” Global Affairs Canada added. can be contacted via [email protected]
According to a recent report by the mayor of Miami-Tate, Daniel Levine Kawa, at least 32 bodies have been removed from the rubble of the condo building, 26 of which can be identified. Less than 113 were missing on Tuesday.
The collapse of the condo building at midnight on June 24 rocked the United States in the last days, especially trying to find survivors in vain.
Local officials who demolished the remains of the building on Sunday said they had no hope of finding people alive.
More details to come …