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March 16, 2018
Miami bridge collapse puts focus on 2 firms
The main companies behind the bridge's construction have faced questions about their work, and one was fined in 2012 after a section of a bridge collapsed in Virginia.
By ADRIANA GOMEZ LICON
The $14.2 million bridge connected Florida International University and the city of Sweetwater. It was expected to open to foot traffic next year.
MIAMI — A pedestrian bridge being built across an eight-lane highway collapsed at a Miami-area college Thursday, crushing eight vehicles under massive slabs and killing multiple people, authorities said.
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