The first responder to the Seffner sinkhole talks about the ordeal

TAMPA, Fla. - Every year, Sykes Enterprises and John and Susan Sykes honor our first responders for their outstanding work in our community with a Heroes Luncheon.

One of those being honored this year is Deputy Douglas Duval, the first responder to arrive at the scene of that Sinkhole in Seffner in February. If it wasn't for him, two people could have died that day.

Click the video to watch his interview with John Thomas.

This is the 19th year for the Heroes Luncheon. John Thomas will emcee the event Thursday, May 23rd at the Tampa Convention Center from 12 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.

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