Father Questions Friends' Effort To Save Son From Drowning In LakeMore than a dozen friends and peers of a 15-year-old student gathered to mourn his loss after drowning in a Ft. Lauderdale lake.
Georgia Girl Drowns In Daytona Beach Hotel PoolA Georgia girl pulled from the bottom of a hotel pool in Daytona Beach has died.
Friends, Family Remember Rabbis Who Drowned In Haulover Beach Funerals are being held Wednesday for two prominent rabbis who drowned the day before in Haulover Beach.
Jewish Community Mourns Loss Of Prominent Rabbis Who Drowned At Haulover ParkA tragedy at Haulover Park Tuesday after two prominent rabbis drowned.
Teen Saved By 11-Year Old Expected To Be OkayA 13-year old girl pulled from a pool while she was drowning is expected to be okay.
Sheriff: Officers Did Not Stand By And Watch Teens DrownWhen three Florida teenagers stole a car, crashed it into a cemetery pond and then drowned, Pinellas County Sheriff Bob Gualtieri talked about his frustration, about lives "needlessly lost," and how the vehicle became a death chamber for the three girls.
Exclusive: Family Appalled By Carnival's Response To Woman OverboardThree passengers that just returned from a 7-day cruise on the Carnival Glory is telling a horrifying tale after witnessing another passenger drown after falling overboard before ship crews could respond in time.
YMCA Brings Free Swim Lessons To Pool In Wake Of Tragic DrowningThe Sunshine State loses more children under the age of five to drowning than any other state in the country. That alarming statistic, and the importance of learning to swim, had many parents taking advantage of free swimming lessons Wednesday.
Mother Accused Of Trying To Kill Baby Told Police She Suffers From Postpartum DepressionA Miramar woman was taken into custody and arrested after her three-month old son nearly drown. Inakesha Armour has been charged with two counts of attempted murder.
Long After The Splashing Subsides, Children Can Still Fall Victim To DrowningHealth care professionals warn secondary drowning, or dry drowning, can also be deadly if not caught in time.
Broward Aims To Prevent Child Drowning Deaths With Water SMART WebsiteIn South Florida, where water is everywhere and swimming is a popular pastime, the drowning statistics for children is high: every year an average of eight children lost their lives to drowning in Broward County.
Swimming Safety Is Key Over Summer MonthsSchool is nearly out for the summer in South Florida and that means more time at the beach and in the pool. But all that time in and around water leads to a higher risk of drowning for everyone, especially children. That's why officials are encouraging all residents, especially parents and caregivers, to take precautions to prevent drowning for young children.