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# Rescue Efforts

This year
Six construction workers unaccounted for after Baltimore bridge hit by ship collapses
Two people had been rescued from the water so far, one of whom is in “a very serious condition”.
There are currently six construction workers who are unaccounted for.
Biden today said he would send "all the federal resources" needed to handle the incident.
Shipping company Synergy Marine Group confirmed that its ship 'Dali' struck a pillar of the bridge, but said all crew members have been accounted for.
Last year
Death toll from Morocco earthquake hits 2,900 as rescuers race against time to find survivors
Tánaiste announces €2 million in emergency aid for Turkey and Syria following earthquakes
Hiker missing in California mountains for six days named as British actor Julian Sands
All time
Hopes fade for more survivors after at least three killed in Jersey flats blast
Search teams comb debris for victims of Hurricane Michael as death toll reaches five
Pictures: Search for survivors in precariously-tilted buildings after Taiwan earthquake
The Irish navy rescued 149 migrants on a rubber dinghy in the Mediterranean this morning
Body recovered in search for missing fisherman off Skerries
Rescuers dig through mud after Indonesian landslide kills 8 people
Rescuers battle to aid Afghan flood victims as death toll hits 80
Hopes of finding survivors fade, as NZ ambulanceman recounts his shocking experiences (Audio, Video)