Surfside residents share grief over collapse | USA TODAY


First responder radio traffic audio caught the heartbreaking moments responders saw the aftermath of the Surfside, Florida, building collapse.

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Families waited to hear news about missing loved ones Thursday as rescue efforts continued after a 12-story oceanside condo collapsed into a heap of rubble, leaving residents trapped and at least one person dead.

Dozens of people crammed into a room with chairs and blue gym mats on the floor at a reunification site set up by the American Red Cross. Family members and building residents listened to police give updates in anxious silence. Young children slept in blankets.

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