Emergency personnel were unable to respond because of high winds, Miami-Dade County Director of Communications Mike Hernandez said.
"All possible preparations and precautions were taken, but we believe that a micro-tornado struck this area, compromising the crane".
Abby Ape lives near where the crane collapsed in downtown Miami. The tower cranes with a boom on top are created to spin like weather vanes, so they should be stable if Irma strikes, Whiteman said.
"Our cranes are still weather vane-ing", Whiteman said. Miami-Dade and Broward counties issued those orders starting Thursday for barrier islands and low-lying mainland areas in the metro area of 6 million people, where forecasters predict the hurricane with winds of 180 miles per hour (290 kph) could strike by early Sunday.
"Hurricane winds are blowing in one direction but a tornado could twist things, and nothing can be created to withstand the tornado effect", Whiteman said.
Columbus Police said they were called about an active shooter at 8:33 a.m. and arrested a suspect by 8:58 a.m. Just before 8 a.m. (CT), people were being asked to avoid the areas of South High Street and Southgate Drive.
Trump's testimony emphasized again the innocence of the meeting, set up on a chaotic day in the heat of the campaign. Emails show the meeting was described to Trump Jr.as part of a Russian government effort to aid the Trump campaign.
Ben Roethlisberger looks to pass against the Cleveland Browns at FirstEnergy Stadium on September 10, 2017, in Cleveland, Ohio. The ball bounded into the end zone where it was recovered for a touchdown, the first of the day, in very Browns fashion.
College football is built on a foundation of irrational fanhood and hatred between rivals. "It's not really a matchup between us". Andrews believes that experience can make him a key target, like Westbrook last year and Sterling Shepard the year before.
The House had already overwhelmingly approved a version of the Harvey relief bill with a 419-3 vote Wednesday. Some conservative groups, such as Heritage Action, support this disaster aid without spending offsets.
On Friday, the United boss was still waiting for the last members of his squad to return to Carrington following the global break. In a recent interview with ESPN, Ibrahimovic had said, " Romelu Lukaku asked me for the No.9 jersey and I said yes".
Katia is the 11th named storm this Atlantic hurricane season and follows Hurricane Irma and Hurricane Jose . It was expected to gain some strength but the effects of Irma were seen eventually weakening that storm.
Pets will arrive September 16 and the no-kill shelter is also taking donations for food to be sent back down to the south. She said they will go through the same application process to find a qualified home as she would with any other animal.
Trump on Irma: 'We've never seen anything like this'
Rick Scott of Florida, where Irma made landfall early Sunday as a category 4 storm with winds up to 130 miles per hour . The first time was to provide a list of shelters, road closures, and evacuation routes.
Aaron Donald ends holdout but won't play Week 1
ESPN's Adam Schefter reported Donald and the Rams have yet to agree to a new contract and will continue negotiations. In 2017, Donald has a $1.8 million base salary and will carry a $3.2 million cap hit.
Syria govt behind gas attack in April
Syrian civilians have been victims to a number of chemical attacks that have hit the troubled country over the past few years. Diplomacy over the Assad government's use of chemical weapons has been thorny, resulting in deadlock at the U.N.