‘This Is a Horror Story.’ Outraged Families Demand Justice after 8 Die in Florida Nursing Home

September 14, 2017

(TIME) – Eight people — between the ages of 70 and 99 — died in the aftermath of Hurricane Irma when The Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills, where they lived, lost a transformer that had powered the air conditioning, facility officials and authorities said. Early Wednesday, emergency responders swept through the state-licensed, 152-bed facility after receiving distress calls, according to authorities. They found three people dead.

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