US President Biden is traveling to the scene of the accident today after the partial collapse of a high-rise apartment building in Florida.
He will visit the city of Surfside north of Miami Beach with his wife and get an idea of the extent of the disaster. At least 16 people were killed in the accident. 147 people are still missing. The twelve-story building had partially collapsed last week. The cause is still unclear.
This message was broadcast on July 1st, 2021 on Deutschlandfunk.