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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.
The Florida Highway Patrol is cracking down on small cars dangerously speeding and merging in front of large truckers, which puts both cars in danger.
An accident on the southbound lanes had significant impact on traffic for about an hour, but no injuries were reported.
Update 8:57 a.m.: All northbound lanes of I-75 are now open, according to the Florida Highway Patrol.
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Conservation commission is investigating a fatal airboat accident that occured Tuesday morning on the Rodman Reservoir in Putnam County. According to a FWC news release, Phillip Howard Taylor, 64, of Hawthorne, was operating the airboat […]