The federal authorities of the United States are ready to send help to the state of Florida, where a building collapsed.
A statement to this effect was made by the head of the White House, U.S. President Joe Biden.
“I spoke with a representative from Miami-Dade County. We are in contact with Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman-Schultz, with FEMA (U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency), they are ready to help,” Biden said.
According to the U.S. president, he expects the governor of Florida to request an emergency declaration.
“We are ready to deploy federal resources immediately,” Biden stated.