Unintentional Accidental Drowning: Facts, Statistics and Prevention

Between the years 2005-2014, in the United States there was an average of 3,536 unintentional fatal non-boating related accidental drownings annually. That equates to approximately ten deaths by drowning each day. Each year an additional 332 people died from drowning incidents related specifically to boating. An

By |2021-12-08T01:18:01-04:00January 16, 2017|

Connecticut couple drowns on honeymoon

A Danbury, Connecticut couple is being mourned after drowning during their honeymoon in Costa Rica when powerful currents swept them offshore. It was reportedly the second marriage for both Ruth Rowe and Bruce Loev, who reconnected after growing up together in New York.   The

By |2021-04-16T12:47:52-04:00July 18, 2013|

Drowning at Lowell Tech High School

According to the police department, a 15-year-old boy has drowned at Greater Lowell Technical High School in Tyngsborough. Police and firefighters performed CPR, but the boy was pronounced dead after being rushed to Lowell General Hospital.   A spokeswoman for the Middlesex District Attorney’s Office

By |2021-04-16T15:31:09-04:00April 10, 2013|

15 Year Old Swept off to Sea on Hawaii Tour Expedition

The Hawaii Pack & Paddle tour group took twelve 14-15-year-olds on an expedition through Big Island hiking and kayaking. During the tour 15-year-old Tyler Madoff, of White Plains, New York was washed away by a large wave along with another 15-year-old boy.   Tyler Madoff

By |2021-04-17T04:35:25-04:00July 11, 2012|
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