Drowning

In this Sunday  July 6, 2014 photo, Newport Beach lifeguard boats converge at the end of the Newport Beach Pier after the three hour search for a missing lifeguard ended. (AP Photo/Richard Koehler)

Dad shocked huge waves killed lifeguard son

NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Lifeguards along more than 6 miles of pristine sand in this Southern California beach city had rescued more than 200 people by the time the call came to help a […]

07/07/2014

1 dead in boating accident at Pyramid Lake

CASTAIC, Calif. (AP) – Authorities say there’s no sign of foul play in a boating accident that killed a man at a Southern California lake. The Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department says a deputy patrolling […]

06/29/2014

The Carnival Cruise line ship, Victory, sits in port in Miami, Monday, Oct. 14, 2013. (AP Photo/J Pat Carter)

6-year-old boy drowns in pool on cruise

MIAMI (AP) — A 6-year-old boy drowned in one of the pools aboard a Carnival Cruise Lines ship while at sea, the company said in a statement Monday. The Carnival Victory was on the last […]

10/14/2013

Beachgoers pull body of snorkeler to shore

LAGUNA BEACH, Calif. (AP) – Beachgoers pulled the body of an Orange County snorkeler to shore after he apparently drowned. The Los Angeles Times says visitors at Laguna Beach saw the man in his 50s […]

10/06/2012

Men floating Alaska river save drowning bear (video)

(AP) – Three Alaska men are being credited with saving a brown bear from drowning. The Peninsula Clarion reports that Dustin Klepacki was floating the Kenai River with his father and their friend last weekend […]

08/03/2012

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