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Girl trapped behind column at Arvida Middle School in Miami-Dade

Arvida Middle School
Arvida Middle School (Google Streetview)

MIAMI-DADE COUNTY, Fla. – A girl was trapped behind a column on Monday morning at Arvida Middle School in The Crossings neighborhood, Miami-Dade Fire Rescue reported.

According to Miami-Dade County Public Schools, the girl “got herself stuck between a column and a wall” at the school at 10900 SW 127th Ave.

“She was stuck for about 30 minutes,” said Natalia Zea, a spokeswoman for MDCPS. "Authorities were called to assist to free her."

Zea said the girl was able to “get out on her own” without being injured. Miami-Dade Fire Rescue personnel responded to the school.

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