Day: November 10, 2022

COCOA POLICE: Man Dies After First Responders Rescued Him from Yacht Battered By Hurricane Nicole

WATCH: A 68-year-old Port Canaveral man died after an attempted rescue early Thursday, during the peak of Hurricane Nicole’s impact in Cocoa. When police and firefighters arrived, they found the couple on the boat as it was being battered by the waves and the dock. […]

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Mom Credits ‘Friendly Jinx’ for Giving Birth at Health First’s Holmes Regional During Hurricane Nicole

Elissa Kissell was 9 months pregnant and scheduled for a C-section at Health First’s Holmes Regional Medical Center on Nov. 15 as a historic November Hurricane Nicole took shape over Brevard County. However, a birth scheduled for next week began, you guessed it, Wednesday night. “My contractions started getting stronger and was hoping and wishing we could wait out the storm as long as possible,” Kissell said. (Health First image) […]

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WATCH: Space Coast Mostly Spared from Wrath of Hurricane Nicole, Produced 70 MPH Gusts in Melbourne

The Space Coast was mostly spared from the wrath of Hurricane Nicole as the storm came ashore just south of Vero Beach at about 2 a.m. Thursday morning with maximum sustained winds of 75 mph, according to the National Weather Service in Melbourne. As Nicole continues across the peninsula, various watches and warnings remain in place. Storm surge warnings continue along the Brevard coast and northward. […]

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