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'I'm gonna die': Clubgoer's mother shares terrifying text messages

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Text messages from one Orlando clubgoer. Photo/Video: Brian Shields WFTV/Facebook Text messages from one Orlando clubgoer. Photo/Video: Brian Shields WFTV/Facebook
ORLANDO, Fla. -

A video posted by Orlando TV station WFTV on Facebook shows a chilling conversation between a mother and her son, who was inside the Pulse night club in Orlando when the shooting started.

In the video, the mom scrolls through an exchange with her son, identified as Eddie Justice.

One text reads, "Mommy I love you," followed by "In the club they shooting." His mom responds, "U Ok?" and he responds, "Trapp in the bathroom."

He asks his mom to call the police and then texts, "He's coming. I'm gonna die."

A gunman opened fire at a gay night club in Orlando, Florida, early Sunday, killing 50 people and wounding 53 more before he was killed in a shootout with SWAT team members. Authorities say he may have had a connection with radical Islamic terrorism, and his father said he became angry a couple of months ago when he saw two gay men kissing.

Meanwhile, the City of Orlando has begun releasing names of shooting victims on their website. The list will be updated as more names come in

  

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