(WFLA) – News Channel 8’s Jeff Patterson is in Cuba where residents are reacting to the death of longtime leader Fidel Castro.
Castro, who led a rebel army to improbable victory in Cuba, embraced Soviet-style communism and defied the power of 10 U.S. presidents during his half century rule, died Friday at age 90.
Watch Jeff’s report above. Keep watching News Channel 8 for additional reporting from Cuba.
Meanwhile, News Channel 8 Anchor Gene Ramirez was in Miami when the announcement was made. People were dancing in the streets and celebrating. Watch Gene’s report below.