An apartment building collapsed in a Miami suburb

An apartment building in Surfside, a suburb of Miami, Florida, USA, collapsed around 2 a.m. local time. According to the press, the building is located in the center of the Jewish quarter.

80 rescue teams were sent to the scene and searched for possible victims.

Local authorities described the incident as a “partial collapse.” At this time, there is no information about casualties or fatalities as a result of the tragedy. The cause of the collapse is also unknown.

Footage from the scene shows that much of the 12-story building has been reduced to rubble. Locals have been advised to stay away from the area so that rescue crews can complete their work.