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Three Dead, One Trapped In Garage Collapse At Miami-Dade College

A nearly completed parking garage at the West Campus of Miami-Dade College collapsed Wednesday morning leaving three people dead, several people injured and one person still trapped in the rubble.

CBS Miami–10/10/2012

A parking structure adjacent to the Broward Courthouse collapsed Sept. 5,  2012. It was in the process of being demolished at the time. Two people suffered minor injuries. (CBS4)

Two Injured In Ft. Lauderdale Parking Structure Collapse

Two people were injured when a parking lot adjacent to the Fort Lauderdale courthouse collapsed Wednesday afternoon.

CBS4–09/05/2012

Isaiah Laurencin & Angela Roberts (Source: Family Photo)

Broward Faces Lawsuit Over Football Player’s Death

A year ago, Isaiah Laurencin was practicing for a spot on the Miramar High School football team. Suddenly, he collapsed during conditioning drills and died. Now, as his mother mourns, she blames the school system and thinks they should pay for the death of her son.

07/31/2012

(Source: Dan Vazquez, American Airlines passenger) - A view of the collapsed scaffolding in a photo taken by an American Airlines passenger

Two Workers Hurt In MIA Scaffolding Collapse

Two employees of a Coral Gables glass company were hospitalized after scaffolding they were using fell as they worked at a Miami International Airport gate.

CBS4–06/28/2012

(Source: Facebook) Robert Champion

FAMU Drum Major Dies After Orlando Game

A drum major for the Florida A&M University Marching 100 died Saturday, just minutes after he complained of being ill and collapsing in a bus at the Orlando hotel where the band was staying for Saturday’s Florida Classic game.

11/20/2011

(Source: AP)

Sentencing Held For 2 Fla. Execs Involved In $3B Fraud

Two executives at what was the nation’s largest private mortgage lender will be sentenced for their roles in a $3 billion fraud that contributed to the sixth-largest bank collapse in U.S. history.

CBS4–06/10/2011

(Source: CBSMIami) Man placed on a stretcher after a scaffold collapsed while he worked on a Miami Beach building

Miami Beach Worker Rescued After Scaffold Collapse

A worker at a high-rise Miami Beach condominium had some scary moments Thursday afternoon when the scaffold he had been standing on suddenly collapsed, Miami Beach Police told CBS4.

CBS4–03/10/2011

(Source: CBS4)

Building On Ocean Drive Collapses, Restaurant Closed

The northside of a building collapsed in Miami Beach Friday afternoon leading to a restaurant closure, but no one was injured.

CBS4–02/04/2011

“Deficient” Bridges Abound In South Florida

After last year’s tragic bridge collapse in Minneapolis, many South Floridians asked if something like that could happen here.

CBS4 I-Team investigator Stephen Stock has looked into South Florida’s ‘troubled bridges’ for the last 5 months and what he found was shocking.

CBS4–02/05/2009

Dangerous Bridges Span South Florida

It can’t happen here.”

That’s the refrain state transportation officials repeated again and again after a major interstate bridge collapsed in Minneapolis last summer. But an exclusive and exhaustive CBS4 I-Team investigation calls all that into question.

CBS4–02/05/2008