Tag Archives: drowning

  • A Second Autopsy Confirms Dr. Teleka Patrick Drowned

    Apr 15, 14 by Deron Dalton 3 Comments

    *Dr. Teleka Patrick‘s family wasn’t convinced with the first autopsy. They hired a private investigator to answer their lingering questions. But the results were basically the same — Dr. Patrick died of asphyxia from drowning. The investigator Jim Carlin told MLive he attended the second autopsy, which concluded with the same results. Patrick’s family wasn’t ruling out […]

  • Student Drowns As Classmates Swim Above Him for 17 Minutes (Video)

    Nov 28, 12 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *Tragedy struck in a Connecticut high school just before Thanksgiving and the community is still in shock. If more of our children were good swimmers, more of them would survive water-related deaths. In Manchester City High School last Wednesday, Ghanian-born, 14-year-old Malvrick Donkor stepped into the deep end of the school’s pool during class and […]

  • 12-Year Old (Justice Pate) Saves 7-Year Old from Drowning

    Nov 29, 11 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *There has been a huge campaign to get African Americans swimming because the unfortunate truth was revealed a couple years ago that blacks and other minorities were not swimming. In fact, in 2009, 57 percent of the black and Latino community’s children did not know how to swim.  Also, blacks were 2.6 percent more likely to drown than whites […]

  • Two Caretakers Waterboard 89-Year Old Woman (Video)

    Nov 22, 11 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *The last thing anyone wants to hear is that a child or elderly person has been mistreated. But, in this case, an elderly person was not just mistreated, she was tortured. The torture was so profoundly abusive it is outlawed by our government against any and all prisoners.  (more…)  

  • Olympic Swimmer Cullen Jones Headed to Shreveport, LA to Develop Learn to Swim Programs

    Nov 4, 10 by EurPublisher Leave a comment

    *Colorado Springs, CO — Following the tragic drowning deaths of six teenagers this summer in Shreveport, LA, Gold Medalist Cullen Jones and the USA Swimming Foundation will visit the community on Wednesday, November 10 to advocate for water safety education, raise awareness about the importance of learning to swim, and help develop life-saving learn to […]

  • Six Teens Drown in Louisiana; They Couldn’t Swim

    Aug 3, 10 by EurPublisher 4 Comments

    *In Shreveport, Louisiana six teenagers from at least two families drowned in the Red River after they stepped off a ledge from shallow water into a chasm about 20 feet deep on Monday, fire officials said. A 14-year-old was rescued. Shreveport Assistant Fire Chief Fred Sanders said he believed the victims, ages 13 to 18, […]