CHICAGO (CBS)– Loyola University confirmed missing alumnus Juan Mora died in the Surfside condo collapse in Florida.
The university posted a message on its alumni Facebook page overnight saying:READ MORE: Chicago Seniors Give 'A Spoonful Of Hope' To Those In The Community Who Need Meals
“We are devastated to hear that Loyola alumnus, Juan Mora, lost his life in the Surfside condo collapse. Juan was a cherished and active member of the Loyola community, and we pray for his family, friends, and colleagues during this extraordinarily difficult time. Our thoughts and prayers are with all of those affected by the Surfside tragedy.”READ MORE: Some Chicago Bars And Restaurants Are Beginning To Require Proof Of COVID-19 Vaccination This Week
Mora was visiting his parents at their home in Champlain Towers…when the building came tumbling down.
He graduated from Loyola in 2011 and worked in Chicago for Morton Salt’s east coast distribution team.MORE NEWS: 'We're Being Especially Cautious': Chicago COVID Vaccine Sites Are Turning Back Into Testing Sites
University of Chicago student Ilan Naibryf and his girlfriend are still missing.