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Hurricane Irma / Florida / Nursing Home #1115897

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 13, 2017
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(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.

(Hollywood, Florida: Tom Llamas) The tragedy at a nursing home in Florida with several residents dying after Hurricane Irma due to having no air conditioning featured; scenes shown from outside the nursing home in Hollywood Hills; details given about the medical issues & the lack of clarity about how the deaths happened. [Memorial Regional Hospital medical dir. Dr. Randy KATZ†- comments.] [Patient's daughter Ellie PINA‡- cites the heat inside the home.] [Hollywood police dept. Chief Tomas SANCHEZ†- says it is a criminal investigation.] The evacuation of other nursing homes now noted. What the nursing home is saying about the investigation & the unanswered questions discussed.

Muir, David;
Llamas, Tom

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