FIU Bridge Collapse Several Killed After Pedestrian Bridge At Florida. A newly installed bridge touted as a feat of engineering collapsed on Florida International University’s campus Thursday, killing at least four people. Aerial footage showed first responders tending to victims at the scene, searching for people in the rubble and loading others on stretchers into ambulances. Firefighters pulled out at least four deceased people from the rubble, Miami-Dade Fire Chief Dave Downey said at an evening press conference. Recovery efforts were underway as of late Thursday, according to Miami-Dade County police.