• Altamonte woman hospitalized after getting stuck in escalator

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    SEMINOLE COUNTY, Fla. - A woman broke her leg when it got stuck between the steps of an escalator at the Altamonte Springs Mall.

    Fire rescue officials said the 65-year-old La'Vonne Thrasher's pant leg got caught in the escalator and she became trapped as the stairs continued to move.

    Thrasher was hospitalized and is expected to be OK.

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