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I go to FIU, though I mostly go to the Biscayne Bay Campus. At the FIU Main Campus (not the campus I go to), there was a newly installed pedestrian bridge. Then Wednesday afternoon, the bridge suddenly collapsed on top of several cars, crushing them, killing 6 people, and injuring about 10. Please pray for all those victims of the bridge collapse. The bridge collapse also happened to be just about a month after the Stoneman Douglas school shooting, which happened not to far from where I live. Another school tragedy in South Florida right after one happened here a month ago.

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Lord, have mercy on them. Memory eternal! I witnessed a bridge falling in my university once too, I was a kid and didn't even study there yet (my mother works there), pretty scary how these things can happen in one of the places one should feel the safest. If there be anyone responsible, may procedings be taken that they never make any such mistake again.
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