Man Climbs Crane Near FIU Campus Ahead of Trump Speech

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  • Officials have not given additional details on the case or whether they have been in contact with the man.

A man has created quite the scene after he climbed on top of a crane at a construction site near the campus of Florida International University – hours before President Donald Trump is set to arrive there to give a speech.

Chopper footage showed the unidentified man with an American flag and a sign that read “Mr. President” near Southwest 8th Street and 109th Avenue.

Officials have not given additional details on the case or whether they have been in contact with the man.

Trump is expected to affirm his administration’s support of Juan Guaido as the president of Venezuela during Monday afternoon’s event.