FIU bridge collapses; fatalities reported, Florida officials say

Sen. Bill Nelson: 6-10 deaths from FIU bridge collapse

After a pedestrian bridge collapse at Florida International University, Florida Senator Bill Nelson shares exactly what he is speaking with authorities.

Several deaths were reported after a recently set up pedestrian bridge at Florida International University collapsed Thursday, leaving 8 lorries caught under the stretching wreckage.

The Florida Highway Patrol validated to Fox News there were a number of deaths after the structure, promoted as an “Instant Bridge,” collapsed around 1:30 p.m. at the Miami-area university.