University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign architecture professor: Foundation likely the reason for the Miami building collapse

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Workers use a lift to investigate balconies in the still-standing portion of the building, as rescue efforts continue where a wing of a 12-story beachfront condo building collapsed, late on Thursday, June 24, 2021, in the Surfside area of Miami.(AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

Aneesha Dharwadker is an assistant professor in the School of Architecture at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and Design Practitioner based in Chicago. She joins Jon Hansen to analyze possible ways the Surfside condo building collapsed in Miami Thursday.

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