Torri Forbes suffers from acute gephyrophobia, an intense fear of bridges that causes severe anxiety and even panic attacks. Forbes says a bridge collapsing under her, as happened last week in Pennsylvania, is her worst nightmare. Inside Edition was with Forbes as she crossed the Delaware Memorial Bridge, a dual span suspension bridge that is 2 miles long and 174 feet high, and the Chesapeake Bay Bridge in Maryland, which many think to be one of the scariest bridges in the U.S.
A couple is hailing a pair of middle schoolers as heroes after the 12- and 13-year-olds saved their three dogs from a house fire. Mario Comella and Anthony Lombardi were passing a neighbor’s house when they heard a fire alarm going off inside. They called the homeowners, and were able to get the code to open the front door. When they opened it, they were met with smoke — but braved the danger to ensure the three dogs inside got out to safety.
Leonardo Gil, an endoscopy technician, was killed in a hit-and-run crash, police say. It happened in Hialeah, Florida. Gil was beloved by the hospital where he worked and on TikTok. He often posted about his experiences working in a hospital, along with some humor for comic relief. Surveillance video has been released of the vehicle police say was involved in the deadly crash. They need the public’s help in identifying the SUV or van and its driver.