Drownings

This Monday, Sept. 24, 2018 photo, homes are under water along the flood waters of the Black River after Hurricane Florence in Currie, N.C. Monday Sept. 24, 2018. (Ken Blevins /The Star-News via AP)
September 25, 2018 - 12:32 pm
GEORGETOWN, S.C. (AP) — The Latest on flooding caused by former Hurricane Florence (all times local): 12:20 p.m. Red Cross officials say that residents displaced by Hurricane Florence could face difficulty finding temporary housing because of storm damage and an already-tight rental housing market...
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Flooding on Clinton Road at Cedar Creek Road on Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2018, in Fayetteville, N.C. (Andrew Craft /The Fayetteville Observer via AP)
September 19, 2018 - 7:25 pm
WILMINGTON, N.C. (AP) — The Latest on Florence (all times local): 7:20 p.m. North Carolina transportation officials say ferry service for the public has resumed for several more coastal routes. In addition, the N.C. Department of Transportation said Wednesday two state ferries arrived in Southport...
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September 09, 2018 - 11:35 am
CONYERS, Ga. (AP) — Authorities say a 4-year-old boy has died after he was pulled from a pond near his Georgia home. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports a police dog and its handler located the boy Saturday night after he was reported missing in Conyers, about 25 miles (40 kilometers) east of...
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FILE - In this Sunday, Jan. 27, 2008 file photo, Cranberries lead singer Dolores O'Riordan performs during the European Border Breakers awards, or EBBA awards, in Cannes, southern France. A coroner said Thursday Sept. 6, 2018, that The Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan died accidentally from drowning due to alcohol intoxication. (AP Photo/Bruno Bebert, File)
September 06, 2018 - 7:30 am
LONDON (AP) — The Cranberries singer Dolores O'Riordan accidentally drowned in a bathtub after drinking, a coroner's inquest concluded Thursday. A police officer told the inquest at Westminster Coroner's Court that O'Riordan was found submerged in her bathtub at a London hotel on Jan. 15. The 46-...
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August 24, 2018 - 8:26 am
CLINTON, S.C. (AP) — A baby found unresponsive in a bathtub in South Carolina has died more than a week later. News outlets report 1-year-old Logan Wade Sumeral was hospitalized Aug. 14 and removed from life support Aug. 22. Sheriff Don Reynolds says Logan is believed to have entered the bathroom...
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August 19, 2018 - 3:37 pm
CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) — Police in Tennessee say a man with a church group has died while swimming at a lake. News outlets report 37-year-old Jesus Antonio Castro of Douglasville, Georgia, was pulled from the water Saturday at Mac Point Beach on Parksville Lake east of Chattanooga. He was...
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August 13, 2018 - 7:43 pm
HONEA PATH, S.C. (AP) — South Carolina officials say a Fountain Inn man drowned at Lake Hartwell. Anderson County Coroner Greg Shore tells news outlets that the body of 67-year-old Larry R. Dickson was found around 7 a.m. Monday. Shore says Dickson died of freshwater drowning, probably around 1 a.m...
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August 09, 2018 - 7:32 pm
GREENVILLE, S.C. (AP) — The biological parents of a 2-year-old boy who fell into a pool and died in 2016 are suing the boy's foster parents. The Greenville News reports two lawsuits were filed Monday on behalf of Njamena Wilcox and William Patrick Henry against Travis and Rebecca Wagner. Attorney...
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August 07, 2018 - 10:18 am
MILLEDGEVILLE, Ga. (AP) — A bachelor party contest to see who could stay underwater the longest ended in death when police say one competitor didn't resurface. Baldwin County sheriff's Capt. Brad King tells news outlets 23-year-old Robert Zachary "Zach" Bunsa of Basking Ridge, New Jersey, drowned...
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July 30, 2018 - 10:42 am
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Olympic skier Bode Miller and his wife, Morgan, hope that by talking about their 19-month daughter's drowning death, they can prevent other parents from experiencing such heartbreak. The couple appeared in their first public interview Monday on NBC's "Today" show. Morgan...
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