drowning

"I have to save her" – Selfless bystander dies after jumping into river to rescue drowning woman

A young man didn’t hesitate to take action after hearing the desperate cries of a woman who had fallen from ...

LSU student, 21, dies trying to save young boy from rip current – rest in peace

It was supposed to be a day of fun by the beach for a group of friends in Florida, but ...

Dog who was found tied to a rock and left to drown by her owner finds a new forever home

It’s shocking how cruel some people can be to their dogs. We’ve seen too many stories of people leaving their ...

Three family members, including 8-year-old girl, found dead in their backyard swimming pool

It’s been described as a “tragic accident”, three members of the same family found drowned in their backyard pool. An ...

Young man drowns after friends film him instead of helping

The trend for recording every event in our lives leads to situations where people sometimes stand by and film tragedy ...

Zookeepers refuse to save chimpanzee from drowning – then truck driver does what no one else dares

In 1990, chimpanzee Jo-Jo fell into an artificial lake in his enclosure at the Detroit Zoo after being chased by ...