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By Alex Harris on February 15th, 2014 | Last updated: February 15, 2014 at 8:44 am
Raquel Rizkalla’s 10th skydive jump ended in severe injury when she failed to properly steer her parachute for landing. The 19-year-old UF sophomore hit a metal fence, causing broken ribs, a shattered pelvis and a broken femur. A month later, the teen looks forward to jumping again even though she can’t currently walk.
By Alex Harris on January 31st, 2014 | Last updated: January 31, 2014 at 9:25 am
Four dogs were euthanized and a Manatee County animal shelter was put under quarantine for a week due to canine parvovirus infections earlier this month.