Witnesses describe harrowing Florida bridge collapse: “It’s totally smashed to the ground”

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Rescue crews are searching for survivors after a newly installed pedestrian bridge collapsed in Miami. Witnesses are talking about what they saw, and how they tried to help. CBS News national correspondent Manuel Bojorquez reports.

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Comments

Brad Brazil says:

Gee, a center peir would have helped.

Quinton McHale says:

why not build a pathway under the hiway ? if I'm not mistaken, Villanova U. has one under a hiway .

SATAN says:

It was an inside job

ron m says:

Somebody is getting their checkbook out. Terrible. People expect more.

John F says:

This bridge was being build by a team of quoted diversity, meaning it consisted mainly of women and people of ethnical minority. This also mean that they were hardly the most experienced or competent for the task at hand. This is what happens when you let SJW dictate real life =/

Demiigodd says:

They seriously couldn't't place support columns or somehing in the middle?

Joe Duke says:

Oh look Feminists… TOO MUCH RIGOR??

Zug Zug says:

Who built this.. carnival workers? Crackheads? GJ Fl.

A Reel Black Grill says:

Wow!….how we are bashing the Chinese's state of the art glass bridge.

Steven jackson says:

This is the NRAs FAULT! ALL they want is for people to die!

kay em says:

So so horrible!! But it made me happy to see all those people running towards the bridge to try and help.

Trippy Atheist says:

Just waiting for ISIS to Claim Responsibility.

brainsareus says:

Republicans are a joke… Hispanic, Republican politicians are pathetic.

Bungholio says:

Of course it happened in Miami. It's that brilliant Cuban Engineering.

vichit xaiyavong says:

Rip from deep to the victims and family's, who is the design of this ficking bridge and who is the engineering of it? are they trustable ?on market now day we have to choose these people carefully. cause their are many bad quality designer
and engineer

Cupcake gamer girl Gaming and more says:

I send my prayers to all the victims so many bad things have happened in Florida

Tim Cantrell says:

Bridge didn't even last a WEEK !

Tim Cantrell says:

Unbelievable !

Erik Dipdoe says:

Who in their right mind allows traffic to flow when a bridge is under construction?

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