Live Stream: Officials hold briefing after building collapse near Miami Beach

Report showed major damage before Florida condo collapse

This photo provided by Miami-Dade Fire Rescue, search and rescue personnel search for survivors through the rubble at the Champlain Towers South Condo in Surfside, Fla., section of Miami,  Friday, June 25, 2021. The apartment building partially collapsed on Thursday. (Miami-Dade Fire Rescue via AP)
This photo provided by Miami-Dade Fire Rescue, search and rescue personnel search for survivors through the rubble at the Champlain Towers South Condo in Surfside, Fla., section of Miami, Friday, June 25, 2021. The apartment building partially collapsed on Thursday. (Miami-Dade Fire Rescue via AP)

MIAMI – Florida rescuers and authorities are responding to a partial building collapse in Surfside near Miami Beach.

A press conference will be held at 11:30 a.m. Eastern Standard Time on Sunday, June 27.

Nearly three years before an oceanfront building collapsed near Miami, an engineering firm estimated that major repairs the building needed would cost more than $9 million, according to newly released emails.

Report: Before building collapse, $9 million in repairs needed

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