Florida : At least four people have been killed and 10 others hurt after a footbridge collapsed near Florida International University in Miami, officials say, Rescuers are spending the night searching for victims trapped beneath the buckled structure, The 862-tonne, 174ft (53m) bridge fell over an eight-lane motorway on Thursday afternoon, crushing at least eight vehicles, police said, The bridge was erected on Saturday in just six hours.
All five passengers aboard a helicopter that crashed into Manhattan’s East River Sunday night have died, authorities said, while the pilot survived, police said, The pilot freed himself and was rescued and later was treated and released in good condition from a hospital, police said.
#US: Kuwait Embassy in Washington Friday advised Citizens in North Eastern States to comply with local authorities’ instructions as Winter Storm Riley was approaching, and the weather conditions might worsen.
The embassy, in a statement, urged the Kuwaiti nationals to stay in contact with the diplomatic mission’s officials about their conditions.
It urged them contact the following emergency numbers:
Cultural Office: +12023642104
Health Office: +12023202415
Military Office: +12028180666
#US: At least 2 people are dead and at least another 70 injured after an Amtrak passenger train collided with a freight train in South Carolina early Sunday morning, officials said.
US President Donald Trump on Wednesday threatened to cut off financial aid to countries that vote in favor of a draft United Nations resolution against his decision to recognize Jerusalem as Israel’s capital.
#US: Train carriages have plummeted on to a motorway in Washington state, causing multiple fatalities, police say. The train derailed and the carriages fell on to the I-5 highway below.
The NYC subway suspect is reportedly an immigrant from Bangladesh and lives in Brooklyn. He was taken into custody and rushed to the hospital.