The 12-year-old Baltimore girl who died Tuesday in a suspected drowning at Sandy Point Park was in an area of the Chesapeake Bay restricted to swimming when she was overcome by a strong current, Maryland Natural Resources Police said Wednesday.
Davieon Askew disappeared Saturday evening while he was swimming near the Ocean View Fishing Pier.
Authorities say a youngster has drowned in a swimming pool in Virginia.
After a Beltsville Academy student nearly drowned during a class trip to Six Flags on Wednesday, the school’s principal is urging parents to speak with and listen to their child who may have witnessed the incident.
Authorities say a 45-year-old man drowned during a competitive swim race in Virginia.
A 67-year-old man has drowned in a central Ohio river while trying to rescue his dog, which was able to get out of the water on its own.
The twin brother of a 2-year-old girl who drowned in a backyard pool Saturday in Sterling, Virginia has now died.
A pediatrician notes the drowning in Sterling is a grim reminder for safety around water, which is first on the list of potential summertime hazards for children.
A 2-year-old girl drowned and a 2-year-old boy is in critical condition following an incident at a pool in Sterling, Virginia.
A toddler died after an apparent drowning at a home day care in D.C. Tuesday morning.
A two-year-old boy drowned in a lake in Montgomery County Friday.
After her toddler son narrowly escaped death by drowning, a Maryland mother decided to start throwing parties — to teach people how to administer CPR. It’s first aid meets Pampered Chef, and you can host your own.
A toddler drowned in a South Riding retention pond Thursday after fierce storms tore through the D.C. region, police said.
Witnesses say the 17-year-old boy was swimming in Lake Barcroft when he slipped under the water and did not return to the surface.
The CDC reports that kids between the ages of 1 and 4 have the greatest risk, that most of those drownings occur in home swimming pools, and that most happen without a sound and barely a splash.
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