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Miami Beach residents, first responders shine light to honor Surfside victims

Sunday night, residents and first responders in Miami Beach honored the victims of the Champlain Towers South building collapse.
Sunday night, residents and first responders in Miami Beach honored the victims of the Champlain Towers South building collapse.

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. – Sunday night, residents and first responders in Miami Beach honored the victims of the Champlain Towers South building collapse.

At 9 p.m. residents were asked to shine a light in a symbolic gesture of unity, and moment silence was held.

Miami Beach Fire Rescue workers also took part.

Fire engines, ambulances and patrol boats lit up their emergency lights, honoring first responders and the victims of the horrific accident.

Miami Beach fire engines, ambulances and patrol boats lit up their emergency lights, honoring first responders and the victims of the horrific accident in Surfside.
Miami Beach fire engines, ambulances and patrol boats lit up their emergency lights, honoring first responders and the victims of the horrific accident in Surfside.

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About the Author:

David Dwork joined the WPLG Local 10 News team in August 2019. Born and raised in Miami-Dade County, David has covered South Florida sports since 2007.