Fla. nursing home called emergency cellphone belonging to governor's office for help

Eight residents died earlier this week after Irma knocked out the facility's AC.

An emergency cellphone assigned to the office of Florida Gov. Rick Scott was called by nursing home officials at the Rehabilitation Center at Hollywood Hills asking for assistance, the governor's office confirmed to ABC News Friday.Eight residents of the nursing home, which is affiliated with the Larkin Community Hospital, died this week after the facility's air conditioning system failed in the wake of Hurricane Irma.The calls to the emergency cellphone were then referred to two other agenci...