The National Transportation Safety Board’s Robert Sumwalt, left, and Robert Accetta hold a press conference regarding the collapse of the Florida International University pedestrian bridge near the scene of the accident in Sweetwater on Friday, March 16, 2018. Sumwalt is the chairman of the NTSB and Accetta is the investigator in charge of the FIU bridge case.
The National Transportation Safety Board’s Robert Sumwalt, left, and Robert Accetta hold a press conference regarding the collapse of the Florida International University pedestrian bridge near the scene of the accident in Sweetwater on Friday, March 16, 2018. Sumwalt is the chairman of the NTSB and Accetta is the investigator in charge of the FIU bridge case. MATIAS J. OCNER mocner@miamiherald.com
The National Transportation Safety Board’s Robert Sumwalt, left, and Robert Accetta hold a press conference regarding the collapse of the Florida International University pedestrian bridge near the scene of the accident in Sweetwater on Friday, March 16, 2018. Sumwalt is the chairman of the NTSB and Accetta is the investigator in charge of the FIU bridge case. MATIAS J. OCNER mocner@miamiherald.com

Investigation of what caused the FIU bridge collapse is only just beginning

March 16, 2018 10:44 PM