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Five Things to Know in Florida for March 28

Five Things to Know in Florida for March 28

FAMILY VISITING SOUTH FLORIDA HIT BY TRUCK WHILE WALKING The family was visiting from Eagle Mountain, Utah, and preparing to take a cruise out of Port Everglades when they were hit Sunday evening. Broward Sheriff Fire Rescue spokesman Mike Jachles says 24-year-old Raquel Leota had her lower left leg amputated. Her brother, 10-year-old Tyson Wensel, […]

Five Things to Know in Florida for Nov. 26

Five Things to Know in Florida for Nov. 26

DUCK HUNTER ATTACKED BY ALLIGATOR IN SOUTH FLORIDA The Coral Springs man was airlifted to a Fort Lauderdale hospital Friday. Broward Sheriff Fire Rescue says the man had been hunting in the Holey Land Wildlife Management Area when the alligator bit him on the left thigh. The wound was not considered life-threatening. BABYSITTER CHARGED IN […]

Five Things to Know in Florida for May 6

Five Things to Know in Florida for May 6

OFFICER FAILED TO REPORT INCIDENT PRIOR TO MURDER-SUICIDE Seminole County Sheriff Donald Eslinger said during a Thursday news conference that a former deputy neglected to fill out a report for an April 8 protective order violation involving Henry Brown and his estranged wife, Chericia Brown. Later that month, Henry Brown killed his wife, his two […]