Former WWE star Al Snow helps save child caught in current off Florida beach

SANTA ROSA BEACH, Fla. (WMBB) — A former WWE star helped save the life of a child who was dragged into the Gulf of Mexico by a rip current Thursday, according to the South Walton Fire Department. Professional wrestler Al Snow, 58, told celebrity news website TMZ that he saw the boy in trouble and … Read more

At least 1 dead, 99 people unaccounted for after Florida condo collapse

SURFSIDE, Fla. (NewsNation Now) — At least one person is dead and 99 people are unaccounted for after a sea-view side of a beachfront condo tower collapsed in a Miami-area town early Thursday morning, drawing a massive response from emergency services. Rescuers said at a news conference Thursday afternoon 102 people have been accounted for. … Read more

Lightning sends chunk of Florida highway flying through truck windshield, injuring 2

WALTON COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA) — Two people were injured Monday morning when a lightning strike sent a chunk of pavement flying through a truck’s windshield on a Florida highway. The crash happened on Interstate 10 around 8:30 a.m. ET Monday. According to Walton County Fire Rescue crews, lightning hit the highway and caused a chunk … Read more

‘Grateful to be alive’: Customer opens fire on barbershop owner, her friend, officials say

HILLSBOROUGH COUNTY, Fla. (WFLA)  — Kimberly Williams is counting her blessings after surviving a shooting at her Florida barbershop over the weekend.  “Never in a million years thought it would happen to me,” said Williams, owner of Fade Station in Tampa. “I’ve never been more grateful in my life to be alive and to thank the … Read more