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Man who found spot in vacated parking lot crushed by collapse of tower in Colombia

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    Soldiers walk past the remains of a 22-story building that imploded, in Medellin, Colombia, Monday, Oct. 14, 2013. Heavy rains and fears an adjacent building could fall have forced a halt in the search for 11 people trapped in the ruins of a collapsed Colombian apartment tower. The city's emergency management director says he hasn't lost hope that someone has survived in the 22-story building that imploded on Saturday night, but that the odds are against it, given the weight of the rubble. (AP Photo /Luis Benavides)The Associated Press

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    Family members of people missing in a building collapse console each other as they wait for news of their missing relatives, in Medellin, Colombia, Monday, Oct. 14, 2013. Heavy rains and fears an adjacent building could fall have forced a halt in the search for 11 people trapped in the ruins of a collapsed Colombian apartment tower. The city's emergency management director says he hasn't lost hope that someone has survived in the 22-story building that imploded on Saturday night, but that the odds are against it, given the weight of the rubble. (AP Photo /Luis Benavides)The Associated Press

Colombian searchers say they have recovered the corpse of a young man who died when a 22-story building collapsed on his parking spot. Ten other people remain missing in the ruins in the city of Medellin.

The mayor's office announced the discovery of the body of 23-year-old Juan Esteban Cantor on Tuesday.

His sister Angela tells The Associated Press that while officials had evacuated the apartment building that collapsed on Saturday, they failed to block off the parking lot. She says Cantor lived in a nearby building and had found an open parking space moments before the tower fell. A friend who was with him managed to escape before the debris crushed the car.

She says the building made a sound like "the end of the world" as it fell.