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President Trump calls FIU pedestrian bridge collapse 'heartbreaking'


President Donald Trump said on Twitter that he's monitoring the "heartbreaking bridge collapse" at Florida International University in the Miami area.

Trump is calling the bridge collapse "so tragic" and praising the bravery of first responders who "rushed in to save lives. Thank you for your courage." The president tweets that he is praying for "all who are affected."

Officials say multiple people have been killed and eight people have been taken to the hospital. The section of bridge spanning a busy road in South Florida had just been installed Saturday.

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