Eight dead at sweltering Florida nursing home

HOLLYWOOD, Fla. — Eight patients at a sweltering nursing home died after Hurricane Irma knocked out the air conditioning, raising fears yesterday about the safety of Florida’s 4 million senior citizens amid power outages that could last for days.

Hollywood police Chief Tom Sanchez said investigators believe the deaths at the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills were heat-related, and added: “The building has been sealed off and we are conducting a criminal investigation.”

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