Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer: "Orlando stands united with Las Vegas"

A wounded person is walked in on a wheelbarrow as Las Vegas police respond during an active shooter situation on the Las Vegas Strip Sunday. Multiple victims were being transported to hospitals after Sunday’s mass shooting at a music festival

News of the Las Vegas shooting, the largest in US history, is forcing survivors of the Pulse Nightclub shooting in Orlando to relive the horrific memories of what unfolded there, but some of them want to help those who endured Mondays' massacre. (Reuters) The Las Vegas Strip shooting is already the deadliest in modern U.S. history, exceeding the toll of 49 killed at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Florida in June 2016.

LGBT groups are calling for additional gun control in response to Sunday night's mass shooting in Las Vegas, which saw 58 killed and more than 500 injured at a Jason Aldean concert at the Mandalay Bay resort.

On June 12, 2016, 49 people were killed when a gunman opened fire inside the Pulse nightclub.

Florida officials are expressing their condolences at the loss of life during the latest worst mass shooting in modern American history.

Officials with the Orlando Regional Medical Center, which cared for numerous Pulse shooting victims and survivors, also encouraged blood donations.

- Brandon Wolf (@bjoewolf) October 2, 2017My heart is breaking for Las Vegas.

The owner of the Pulse nightclub, Barbara Poma, said that news of the Las Vegas shooting to her back to her darkest time. "But now we do understand the magnitude of the needs of the victims and their families that they are going to have in the coming hours, days and months and years". "We don't want to be just victims anymore". She says her focus now is combating illegal guns and assisting fellow survivors of violence.

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Adrian Lopez lost eight friends at Pulse.

"We are thinking of all those affected by the horrific mass shooting in Las Vegas", Mina said.

"We grieve with the people of Las Vegas, and stand firmly with our brothers and sisters in law enforcement who are dealing with this tragedy". "This community, and the men women of OPD, know all too well the anguish that is gripping the residents, visitors and law enforcement community in Las Vegas".

Parrish said every major hospital trains for mass casualty events, but he wanted medical staff in Las Vegas to know what he felt his team wasn't quite ready for.

They hope they can help in just a small way, to lessen the pain.

"After Newtown, our nation called for action", said a statement released by Human Rights Campaign president Chad Griffin.

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