The Latest on the crane that collapsed into a Dallas apartment building (all times local):

3:30 p.m.

The sister of a woman killed after a crane collapsed on an apartment building in Dallas says she was a resident of the building.

This photo taken and provided by Michael Santana shows a construction crane toppling on an apartment building as it was buffeted by high winds during a storm in Dallas, Texas, Sunday, June 9, 2019. (Michael Santana via AP)
This photo taken and provided by Michael Santana shows a construction crane toppling on an apartment building as it was buffeted by high winds during a storm in Dallas, Texas, Sunday, June 9, 2019. (Michael Santana via AP)

Toni Smith told The Associated Press that her sister, Kiersten Symone Smith, lived in the Elan City Lights, which was badly damaged when the crane fell during severe thunderstorms Sunday. The 29-year-old was pronounced dead at a Dallas hospital. The cause of her death has not been determined.

Toni Smith referred other questions to the family’s lawyer. Attorney Jonathan Cox declined to answer questions Monday afternoon but said that the family plans to issue a statement later in the day.

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This photo taken and provided by Michael Santana shows the damage after a construction crane toppled on an apartment building as it was buffeted by high winds during a storm in Dallas, Texas, Sunday, June 9, 2019. (Michael Santana via AP)
This photo taken and provided by Michael Santana shows the damage after a construction crane toppled on an apartment building as it was buffeted by high winds during a storm in Dallas, Texas, Sunday, June 9, 2019. (Michael Santana via AP)

11:37 a.m.

Authorities have identified 29-year-old Kiersten Symone Smith as the woman who was killed after a crane fell on a Dallas apartment building amid severe thunderstorms.

The Dallas County Medical Examiners’ office says Smith was pronounced dead at a hospital Sunday after the crane smashed into a five-story building near downtown. The cause of death has not been determined.

Isaiah Allen, a resident of the damaged apartments, holds onto Princess, as he watches officials respond to a scene after a crane collapsed into Elan City Lights apartments in Dallas, Sunday, June 9, 2019. Allen was in his apartment when he said he heard what he thought was the loudest thunderclap he had ever heard but quickly realized the sound came from the collapsed crane. (Shaban Athuman/The Dallas Morning News via AP)
Isaiah Allen, a resident of the damaged apartments, holds onto Princess, as he watches officials respond to a scene after a crane collapsed into Elan City Lights apartments in Dallas, Sunday, June 9, 2019. Allen was in his apartment when he said he heard what he thought was the loudest thunderclap he had ever heard but quickly realized the sound came from the collapsed crane. (Shaban Athuman/The Dallas Morning News via AP)

Dallas Fire-Rescue spokesman Jason Evans says crews are still escorting residents of the Elan City Lights building in and out to retrieve their possessions. He could not provide an update on the condition of the five people injured in the collapse.

The falling crane tore a large gash into the east side building and destroyed much of an adjacent parking garage. The Occupational Safety and Health Administration is investigating.

Officials respond to the scene after a crane collapsed into Elan City Lights apartments amid severe thunderstorms, Sunday, June 9, 2019, in Dallas. Injuries were reported Sunday afternoon when storms pummeled parts of North Texas. (Shaban Athuman/The Dallas Morning News via AP)
Officials respond to the scene after a crane collapsed into Elan City Lights apartments amid severe thunderstorms, Sunday, June 9, 2019, in Dallas. Injuries were reported Sunday afternoon when storms pummeled parts of North Texas. (Shaban Athuman/The Dallas Morning News via AP)
This photo provided by Scott Flodin shows a crane that fell on an apartment building amid severe thunderstorms, Sunday, June 9, 2019, in Dallas. The crane fell after the National Weather Service issued a severe thunderstorm watch for the greater Dallas/Fort Worth area. (Scott Flodin via AP)
This photo provided by Scott Flodin shows a crane that fell on an apartment building amid severe thunderstorms, Sunday, June 9, 2019, in Dallas. The crane fell after the National Weather Service issued a severe thunderstorm watch for the greater Dallas/Fort Worth area. (Scott Flodin via AP)
One person was killed and several others were injured after a construction crane toppled on an apartment building in Dallas on Sunday. (June 9)
One person was killed and several others were injured after a construction crane toppled on an apartment building in Dallas on Sunday. (June 9)

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