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Photos and video of the Miami-area condo collapse and aftermath

A man prayed near where search and rescue operations continued at the site of the partially collapsed 12-story Champlain Towers South condo building in Surfside, Fla. on Friday.
A man prayed near where search and rescue operations continued at the site of the partially collapsed 12-story Champlain Towers South condo building in Surfside, Fla. on Friday.Joe Raedle/Getty

About 160 people were still unaccounted for Friday after the wing of a condo building near Miami collapsed early Thursday, killing at least four people and prompting a massive rescue effort in which dozens were pulled from the rubble.

Firefighters worked overnight to comb through the wreckage in hopes of finding survivors. Officials feared the death toll could increase significantly.

These photos and videos show images from the scene.

Maria Fernanda Martinez, Fayzah Bushnaq, and Mariana Cordeiro comforted each other near where search and rescue operations continued.
Maria Fernanda Martinez, Fayzah Bushnaq, and Mariana Cordeiro comforted each other near where search and rescue operations continued.Joe Raedle/Getty
Miami-Dade Fire Rescue personnel sprayed water on a fire in the partially collapsed condo building as search and rescue operations continued Friday.
Miami-Dade Fire Rescue personnel sprayed water on a fire in the partially collapsed condo building as search and rescue operations continued Friday.Joe Raedle/Getty
Rescue workers removed a body from the rubble on Thursday night.
Rescue workers removed a body from the rubble on Thursday night.Gerald Herbert/Associated Press


A rendering of the building from Google Maps (left) and a view of what now remains of the structure.
A rendering of the building from Google Maps (left) and a view of what now remains of the structure.Left: Google; Right: Joe Raedle/Getty Images
A Miami-Dade Police helicopter few over Champlain Towers South Condo.
A Miami-Dade Police helicopter few over Champlain Towers South Condo.David Santiago/Associated Press
Firefighters used a ladder hose as smoke came out of the rubble.
Firefighters used a ladder hose as smoke came out of the rubble.Wilfredo Lee/Associated Press
A rescue worker walks among the rubble.
A rescue worker walks among the rubble.Lynne Sladky/Associated Press
Fire rescue personnel conducted a search and rescue with dogs through the rubble.
Fire rescue personnel conducted a search and rescue with dogs through the rubble.David Santiago/Associated Press
People consoled each other near the site of a partially collapsed building.
People consoled each other near the site of a partially collapsed building.Wilfredo Lee/Associated Press
Household items and debris dangled from Champlain Towers South Condo.
Household items and debris dangled from Champlain Towers South Condo.David Santiago/Associated Press
The debris flowed into the street at the collapsed tower.
The debris flowed into the street at the collapsed tower.CHANDAN KHANNA/AFP via Getty Images
Search and rescue personnel worked in the rubble.
Search and rescue personnel worked in the rubble.Joe Raedle/Getty
Luz Marina held a picture of her aunt, Marina Azen, who she said is missing.
Luz Marina held a picture of her aunt, Marina Azen, who she said is missing.Joe Raedle/Getty
Debris dangled from Champlain Towers South Condo.
Debris dangled from Champlain Towers South Condo.David Santiago/Associated Press
People gathered at the Surfside Community Center, which is acting as a reunification center.
People gathered at the Surfside Community Center, which is acting as a reunification center.Scott McIntyre/NYT
People gathered at the Surfside Community Center.
People gathered at the Surfside Community Center.Scott McIntyre/NYT
Items and debris dangled from the building.
Items and debris dangled from the building. CHANDAN KHANNA/AFP via Getty Images

Material from The Associated Press was used in this report.