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#Drowning

# drowning - Monday 25 July, 2016

Man and woman arrested over child water park death released on bail
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Man and woman arrested over child water park death released on bail

Jul 25th 2016, 4:14 PM 25,260 Views 15 Comments

UK media are reporting that they were arrested on suspicion of manslaughter by gross negligence.

# drowning - Tuesday 12 July, 2016

Woman charged with murdering colleague by drowning him in harbour
# Arklow
# Arklow

Woman charged with murdering colleague by drowning him in harbour

Jul 12th 2016, 6:10 AM 22,223 Views 0 Comments

She said the man had spent two years following her, texting her and telling her he loved her.

# drowning - Saturday 9 July, 2016

Drowning death of Navy SEAL during training ruled a homicide
# Drowning
# Drowning

Drowning death of Navy SEAL during training ruled a homicide

Jul 9th 2016, 1:00 PM 36,621 Views 39 Comments

James Derek Lovelace was dunked at least twice by an instructor while struggling to tread water in full gear.

# drowning - Friday 1 July, 2016

Video shows the difference a life jacket makes when you fall in Irish waters
# Summer Safety
# Summer Safety

Video shows the difference a life jacket makes when you fall in Irish waters

Jul 1st 2016, 3:34 PM 14,849 Views 13 Comments

The Coast Guard is particularly urging those who take part in shore-related activities to wear life jackets.

# drowning - Monday 20 June, 2016

Australian sports chief apologises for joking about 'drowning' this journalist
# Australian Rules
# Australian Rules

Australian sports chief apologises for joking about 'drowning' this journalist

Jun 20th 2016, 7:22 AM 20,577 Views 53 Comments

He described her as a “black widow”, and his comments have caused a kerfuffle in Australia.

# drowning - Saturday 11 June, 2016

Two people dead after separate drowning incidents in Galway
# Emergency Services
# Emergency Services

Two people dead after separate drowning incidents in Galway

Jun 11th 2016, 6:19 PM 28,608 Views 8 Comments

Both bodies have been taken University Hospital Galway where post mortem examinations will be carried out.

# drowning - Thursday 9 June, 2016

Man in his 20s dies after swimming in Cork park
# Ballincollig
# Ballincollig

Man in his 20s dies after swimming in Cork park

Jun 9th 2016, 10:14 AM 25,048 Views 3 Comments

He was found face down in the water last night.

# drowning - Monday 28 March, 2016

Siblings who believe brother was assaulted before he drowned appeal for information
# Limerick
# Limerick

Siblings who believe brother was assaulted before he drowned appeal for information

Mar 28th 2016, 7:00 AM 26,402 Views 0 Comments

Nicky Lyons drowned last year.

# drowning - Tuesday 22 March, 2016

Photos show happy family before Buncrana tragedy
# Donegal
# Donegal

Photos show happy family before Buncrana tragedy

Mar 22nd 2016, 6:00 AM 57,611 Views 65 Comments

Five people perished in the tragedy last night.

# drowning - Sunday 13 March, 2016

Twin boys (2) drown after falling into garden pool
# Scotland
# Scotland

Twin boys (2) drown after falling into garden pool

Mar 13th 2016, 9:23 AM 40,025 Views 31 Comments

The brothers were rushed to hospital but later died.

# drowning - Friday 8 January, 2016

'By the time I got to her she was going under': Boy (16) saves woman from strong currents
# Ringbuoy
# Ringbuoy

'By the time I got to her she was going under': Boy (16) saves woman from strong currents

Jan 8th 2016, 6:23 PM 26,776 Views 25 Comments

He used techniques taught to him by his grandfather when he was a child.

# drowning - Sunday 1 November, 2015

Four babies among 11 dead after boat overturns off Greece
# Samos
# Samos

Four babies among 11 dead after boat overturns off Greece

Nov 1st 2015, 1:29 PM 10,402 Views 61 Comments

Ten of the dead were found in the cabin of their boat.

# drowning - Thursday 1 October, 2015

British women found dead after going for late-night swim in Spain
# Costa Brava
# Costa Brava

British women found dead after going for late-night swim in Spain

Oct 1st 2015, 12:59 PM 23,919 Views 8 Comments

The women were 33 and 36 years old.

# drowning - Wednesday 23 September, 2015

Toddler dies after father throws his children in a pond, confesses in 911 call
# North Carolina
# North Carolina

Toddler dies after father throws his children in a pond, confesses in 911 call

Sep 23rd 2015, 10:47 PM 20,527 Views 20 Comments

Two girls were saved from the water by an off-duty policeman, but one of them died today.

# drowning - Wednesday 22 July, 2015

Limerick man rescues woman from drowning in New York river
# Hero
# Hero

Limerick man rescues woman from drowning in New York river

Jul 22nd 2015, 7:46 AM 24,252 Views 10 Comments

This was Niall O’Shaughnessy’s second Hudson River rescue.

# drowning - Sunday 12 July, 2015

An elderly man has saved a drowning man's life in Limerick
# Good Man
# Good Man

An elderly man has saved a drowning man's life in Limerick

Jul 12th 2015, 2:29 PM 23,021 Views 6 Comments

The man, in his forties, was rescued from the River Shannon on Saturday afternoon.

# drowning - Friday 10 July, 2015

Have you ever done this? This hard-hitting ad will make you think otherwise
# Drowning
# Drowning

Have you ever done this? This hard-hitting ad will make you think otherwise

Jul 10th 2015, 6:08 AM 26,353 Views 19 Comments

Last year, 55 people died by accidental drowning in Irish waterways.

# drowning - Thursday 9 July, 2015

Over 150 people have joined the search for man whose father and girlfriend were drowned
# Rallying
# Rallying

Over 150 people have joined the search for man whose father and girlfriend were drowned

Jul 9th 2015, 8:11 AM 9,709 Views 5 Comments

Barry Davis Ryan has been missing for over a week.

# drowning - Wednesday 8 July, 2015

GAA clubs pay tribute to Irishman dead in Thailand drowning incident
# Tragic
# Tragic

GAA clubs pay tribute to Irishman dead in Thailand drowning incident

Jul 8th 2015, 11:15 PM 36,641 Views 20 Comments

The Department of Foreign Affairs is providing assistance to his family.

GAA clubs pay tribute to Waterford man who dies in Thailand drowning incident
# RIP
From The42
# RIP

GAA clubs pay tribute to Waterford man who dies in Thailand drowning incident

Jul 8th 2015, 10:34 PM 7,903 Views 1 Comment

The victim was a native of Dungarvan.

# drowning - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

New area searched for man whose dad and girlfriend died in Cork drowning
# Baltimore
# Baltimore

New area searched for man whose dad and girlfriend died in Cork drowning

Jul 1st 2015, 11:25 PM 48,421 Views 11 Comments

The man is believed to be in his 20s.

# drowning - Tuesday 16 June, 2015

A man has died after falling overboard from a fishing boat in Donegal
# Drowning
# Drowning

A man has died after falling overboard from a fishing boat in Donegal

Jun 16th 2015, 10:50 PM 22,429 Views 4 Comments

The alarm was raised at around 3pm.

# drowning - Saturday 25 April, 2015

To stop drownings, Europe should ferry across migrants itself
# Opinion
# Opinion

To stop drownings, Europe should ferry across migrants itself

Apr 25th 2015, 8:00 AM 90 Views 87 Comments

I am a believer in tight border security, but I cannot turn a blind eye wanton waste of life in the Mediterranean.

# drowning - Wednesday 11 February, 2015

Why resuscitating people for a long time after drowning will not always work
# Accidental Death
# Accidental Death

Why resuscitating people for a long time after drowning will not always work

Feb 11th 2015, 1:00 PM 14,070 Views 8 Comments

New study looks at the outcomes after resuscitation.

# drowning - Friday 16 January, 2015

Woman accused of drowning her three children starves to death
# Quebec
# Quebec

Woman accused of drowning her three children starves to death

Jan 16th 2015, 8:48 PM 37,692 Views 56 Comments

She was charged with murdering her children in 2012.

# drowning - Monday 17 November, 2014

More than 40 people drown every hour, with young children most at risk
# Water Safety
# Water Safety

More than 40 people drown every hour, with young children most at risk

Nov 17th 2014, 2:30 PM 28,598 Views 11 Comments

Men are twice as likely to drown as women.

# drowning - Monday 1 September, 2014

Crete tragedy: Symphony orchestra holds minute's silence for John and Kevin
# RIP
# RIP

Crete tragedy: Symphony orchestra holds minute's silence for John and Kevin

Sep 1st 2014, 12:39 PM 32,445 Views 1 Comment

Violist John Lynch and his partner, Kevin Devine, died on Friday off a beach in the town of Kissamos.

# drowning - Sunday 31 August, 2014

Two Irishmen die in Crete drowning tragedy
# Mediterranean
# Mediterranean

Two Irishmen die in Crete drowning tragedy

Aug 31st 2014, 8:22 PM 74,017 Views 8 Comments

The tragedy happened on Friday. The Department of Foreign Affairs is assisting the families of the two men.

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Sunday

Aug 31st 2014, 8:22 PM 24,550 Views 6 Comments

Everyone’s been talking about a drowning tragedy in Crete, Irish troops in the Middle East, peace, and EP.

# drowning - Monday 18 August, 2014

Two-year-old Irish boy drowns in Spanish swimming pool
# Tragedy
# Tragedy

Two-year-old Irish boy drowns in Spanish swimming pool

Aug 18th 2014, 4:58 PM 55,045 Views 22 Comments

It’s believed the child fell from a wall into a neighbour’s pool.

# drowning - Sunday 17 August, 2014

Photographer dies after falling into the water in Donegal
# Coast Guard
# Coast Guard

Photographer dies after falling into the water in Donegal

Aug 17th 2014, 7:59 PM 51,247 Views 48 Comments

The accident happened near Fanad Lighthouse.

# drowning - Thursday 24 July, 2014

Body of 13-year-old boy recovered from water in Drogheda
# Drowning
# Drowning

Body of 13-year-old boy recovered from water in Drogheda

Jul 24th 2014, 10:59 PM 26,854 Views 18 Comments

The boy’s remains have been taken to Our Lady of Lourdes Hospital.

# drowning - Monday 30 June, 2014

Teenager dies following swimming incident at Cavan lake in second drowning today
# Killykeen Forest Park
# Killykeen Forest Park

Teenager dies following swimming incident at Cavan lake in second drowning today

Jun 30th 2014, 10:40 PM 31,940 Views 17 Comments

The incident is the second drowning today.

# drowning - Tuesday 24 June, 2014

6 people who appreciate Damien Dempsey for the legend that he is
# It's All Good
From The Daily Edge
# It's All Good

6 people who appreciate Damien Dempsey for the legend that he is

Jun 24th 2014, 9:06 AM 2,702 Views 1 Comment

“The manliest man that ever manned”.

# drowning - Monday 23 June, 2014

Did Damien Dempsey save a man from drowning yesterday?
# Hero
# Hero

Did Damien Dempsey save a man from drowning yesterday?

Jun 23rd 2014, 5:54 PM 29,456 Views 17 Comments

One eyewitness is sure it was the singer who came to the rescue “cool as you like”.

# drowning - Wednesday 18 June, 2014

Malaysia migrant boat tragedy leaves nine dead, 27 still missing
# Drowned
# Drowned

Malaysia migrant boat tragedy leaves nine dead, 27 still missing

Jun 18th 2014, 7:48 PM 4,591 Views 1 Comment

It is believed the boat was carrying illegal migrants and was overloaded.

# drowning - Friday 6 June, 2014

Hero pool guy saves tiny ground squirrel from drowning
# Rescue Me
From The Daily Edge
# Rescue Me

Hero pool guy saves tiny ground squirrel from drowning

Jun 6th 2014, 8:30 PM 2,571 Views 1 Comment

Reminder that there are good people out there.

# drowning - Wednesday 23 April, 2014

'Mindless vandalism' of life rings along River Boyne puts lives at risk
# Water Safety
# Water Safety

'Mindless vandalism' of life rings along River Boyne puts lives at risk

Apr 23rd 2014, 11:39 AM 10,702 Views 31 Comments

Boyne Fishermen’s Rescue and Recovery Service said replacing the life rings will incur a large financial cost.

# drowning - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday
# News Fix
# News Fix

Here's What Happened Today: Tuesday

Apr 15th 2014, 11:03 PM 19,214 Views 6 Comments

Everyone’s talking about a teenager drowning in a reservoir, a Dublin shooting, and tensions in Ukraine…

# drowning - Sunday 2 March, 2014

Brave fireman jumps off bridge to save drowning woman in Limerick
# Then A Hero Comes Along
# Then A Hero Comes Along

Brave fireman jumps off bridge to save drowning woman in Limerick

Mar 2nd 2014, 7:50 PM 48,218 Views 66 Comments

Fireman Eli Brace jumped in to the water to rescue the woman after the Coast Guard Rescue Helicopter could not retrieve her.