16th day rescuers search the wreckage of the South Line of the Sampline Towers, Dilapidated building on the site, Florida (United States), At the end of June. This Friday (9), rescue teams found 15 more bodies. Thus, the death toll in the tragedy rose to 79. Another 61 are missing.
In the midst of the tragedy, the appearance of this cat who lived on the ninth floor of the building was spotted alive this Friday.
“Pinks, who lived on the ninth floor south of Sampline Towers, was recently spotted near the site and reunited with his family a few hours ago,” said Daniel Levine Kawa, mayor of Miami-Tate County. Florida.
“I am glad that this little miracle can shed some light (…) in the midst of this terrible tragedy,” he added at a news conference.
Miami-Tate County Mayor Daniel Levine Cara said rescue efforts are being expedited “with great urgency.” The tone of hope once again for the meeting of the survivors, Now it worries.
“The dead, these 79 people, left loved ones. They left families in distress. The scale of this tragedy is growing every day,” the mayor lamented.
On Wednesday, rescue workers observed a minute of silence in honor of the victims of the crash (Watch the video below).
Video: Search teams provide a 1-minute silence for victims of the Miami crash
The President of Paraguay goes to Miami
Among the victims, Sophia Lopez Morera, Brother-in-law of the President Paraguay, Mario Apto Benitez. The Paraguayan head of state traveled to Miami with the first lady this Friday. In addition to Sofia, her husband, the couple’s three children and the baby’s nanny were in the collapsed building.
Apart from the Paraguayan family, the building is located Dozens of families from different parts of Latin America – Often as a temporary home, at dawn. There are even Among the missing are Brazilians.
Sunday night, officials said Demolished the rest of the residential building It almost collapsed almost two weeks ago, In fear that the Elsa storm will reduce the structure.