SURFSIDE, Fla. (AP) — The death toll from the building collapse near Miami has risen to five, according to Miami-Dade Mayor Daniella Levine Cava. Working throughout the day, rescue crews found another body amid the rubble, but also other human remains, she said.
The discovery dropped the number of unaccounted for down to 156, she said.
Rescue workers continued to go over the massive mountain of debris with rescue dogs and sonar searching for any survivors, she said.
“Our top priority continues to be search and rescue and saving any lives that we can,” she said.
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