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Matt Burge and George Lamborn haven't seen it much, but they knew exactly what to do when they found a woman trapped in her car, upside down, in the water Tuesday morning. KYLE GRANTHAM/THE NEWS JOURNAL Author: Brittany Horn, The News...

On July 18, 2013, Ja’briel O’Connor, a seven-year-old boy in a summer camp program, drowned in the Cobb’s Creek Pool. Upon entering the City Pool facility around noon, the young campers and counselors were not provided with any guidance, pool...

Fourth person made it out of car, left others behind, officials say Author:  Peter Burke, Local10.com LAUDERHILL, Fla. - Two people are dead after a car crashed into a small body of water at a Lauderhill golf course Sunday night. The car crashed...

Author:  http://www.msn.com/en-nz/news/australia/bodies-of-father-two-children-found-in-submerged-car-which-drove-off-port-lincoln-wharf/ar-AAgjxKH The bodies of two small children and their father have been found in a submerged car at Port Lincoln after a search by South Australian police divers. The white station wagon was spotted driving off the end of Brennan's Wharf...

There has been a great deal of confusion and mixed messages pertaining to Shallow Water Blackout (SWB), prolonged breath holding, and blackout induced by hyperventilation and prolonged breath holding. For the purpose of clarification, we will be using the term...

This case describes the non-fatal submersion resulting in neurological impairment of a young 5-year-old. Author: Gerald M. Dworkin The Jewish Community Association of Austin (JCAA) is located at 7300 Hart Lane on a 40-acre Dell Jewish Community Campus in Northwest Austin. The...

Each year, there are approximately 1,200 - 1,500 incidents and 400 - 600 deaths involving vehicles that have gone off the road and plummeted into the water. The driving public needs to plan for these types of emergencies by (A)...

Torso Reflex, also known as Gasp Reflex , Inhalation Response, or Cold Water Shock, is caused by sudden immersion into water colder than 70 degrees F. Sudden immersion into cold water triggers an involuntary reflexive torso gasp that can cause...