Florida Fish and Wildlife officials said the water was choppy and a stiff wind blowing Sunday when a group of boaters had to be rescued off Boca Chita Key when their vessel capsized.
A 68-year-old woman diving off the shore in the Lower Keys died Monday afternoon.
According to event officials, 4,740 people visited eight locations for free CPR training.
CPR Day Miami is this Saturday, and several locations will be hosting free CPR training.
A Monroe County Grand Jury ruled Wednesday that a group of Key West police officers did nothing wrong during a Thanksgiving Day encounter which left a retired auto worker dead.
“If you have a minute, you can save a life,” that’s the message from the American Heart Association. The Association is pulling out all the stops this months to train Americans in lifesaving “hands-only” CPR. In the show viewers will see just how easy it can be to save someone’s life.
It has been a deadly few days in the Florida Keys for snorkelers.
The brave aunt who helped to save her 5-month-old nephew when he stopped breathing while traveling along the Dolphin Expressway received an award Saturday.
A Pinecrest police officer accused of failing to render aid at the scene of a deadly accident will get to keep her job.
The Sweetwater police officer who helped save a baby who had stopped breathing on a South Florida expressway last month was honored at a commission meeting Monday night.