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Miami tower collapse: Final victim identified from rubble
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Miami tower collapse: Final victim identified from rubble

The family of the final victim unaccounted for in a deadly apartment block collapse in Florida say her remains have been found and identified. The discovery ends a weeks-long wait for the family of 54-year-old Estelle Hedaya, who had been missing since her building collapsed on 24 June. Her brother Ikey Hedaya told US media that local New York police delivered the news to their family on Monday. Her discovery brings the death toll in the collapse disaster to 98. Search teams spent weeks combing the rubble for victims but said on Friday that their search had finally ended. At that time, Estelle Hedaya was still unaccounted for. Miami-Dade County Mayor Daniella Levine Cava said Monday that police volunteers were continuing to "carefully and meticulously" sift through millions ...