Northwest Indiana Responders Helping in Surfside, FL

Jul 8, 2021

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UNDATED - Some rescuers from Northwest Indiana are on the scene in Surfside, Florida looking for people who went missing in the condominium collapse.

The "Times" reports 80 first responders and trained civilians of Indiana Task Force One spent their Fourth of July searching for the remaining missing people.  The building partially collapsed June 24th.

Jay Settergren, Indiana Task Force One leader and battalion chief for the Indianapolis Fire Department is at the site, as well as Captain Ryan Cusack, of Crown Point Fire Rescue, and Crown Point native Deanna Lazowski are among the group sent to Florida.  

They do not yet know their return date.