Thursday, April 1, 2021

2021 - Swimming Pool Deaths

2021-04-08 - Man, 71, found dead in swimming pool at home on Laurel Ridge Drive in Lincolnton (North Carolina):

Quote: "Deputies said a 71-year-old man was found dead at the bottom of a pool in his backyard Thursday afternoon in Lincoln County. According to the the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office, deputies were called to a home on Laurel Ridge Drive in Lincolnton in reference to an accidental drowning."

2021-04-05 - Girl, 8, dies in swimming pool at resort in coastal Toledo City (Philippine Islands):

Quote: "An 8-year-old girl who was entrusted to her neighbors died after drowning in a swimming pool of a resort in Barangay Cantabaco, Toledo City past 11 a.m. on Monday, April 5, 2021."

2021-04-04 - Boy, 7, found dead in swimming pool at resort in coastal Capiz (Philippine Islands):

Quote: "A seven-year-old boy reportedly drowned in the swimming pool of an inland resort in Barangay Mianay, Sigma, Capiz on Easter Sunday."

2021-03-31 - Woman found dead in swimming pool at home in coastal Cape Coral (Florida):

Quote: "Police are investigating a drowning in Cape Coral. Just after 5 pm, Cape Coral Police say a woman drown in a pool at a rental property on SW 25th Place."

2021-03-18 - Boy, 17, pulled unconscious from swimming pool at school then dies in Santa Ana (California):

2021-03-14 - Child dies after being found unconscious in swimming pool inside hotel in Lubbock (Texas):

Quote: "A child is dead after being found unresponsive in a pool inside a Lubbock hotel."

2021-03-08 - Man, 39, found dead in swimming pool at home in Saint-Denis-de-Pile (France):

Quote: "A 39-year-old man was found dead in a swimming pool at a house in Saint-Denis-de-Pile on Monday March 8. The emergency services were alerted around 2 p.m. Despite their efforts, the victim could not be revived."

2021-03-04 - Man, 60, found dead in swimming pool in Gea y Truyols (Spain), 14 miles from the ocean:

Quote: "A 60-year-old man has been found dead in a swimming pool at a private property in a residential area located in Gea y Truyols, a mainly rural district which lies between the city of Murcia and the airport in Corvera."

2021-02-28 - Brother and sister, 33 and 31, die in swimming pool at park outside Barberton (South Africa):

Quote: "A trip to Msunduka Park just outside town ended in tragedy for a Tjakastad family over the weekend. The 15 family members visited the resort on Saturday and on their return home, they noticed that two of the party were missing. They returned the following day to discover that they had drowned in the swimming pool. The bodies of the siblings, Elvis (33) and June Khumalo (31), were discovered by an Msunduka Park employee after the family had formed a search party for the missing brothers."

2021-02-15 - Man, 50, found dead in swimming pool at group home in East Gwillimbury (Canada):

Quote: "Ashiru Sarafa Awoyemi, 50, of Toronto, was found without vital signs in a swimming pool at New Leaf: Living and Learning Together at around 2:30 p.m. Friday after taking a client out for activities."

2021-02-08 - Man, 28, dies after being pulled from swimming pool at apartments in coastal Oakland (California):

Quote: "On the day of his death, in between surfing and swimming, Louie was putting the finishing touches on 'Wing Wor,' a virtual reality project about his return to his family’s ancestral village in China."

Quote: "On the morning of Jan. 31, Louie drove from his parents’ home in Piedmont to Pacifica so he could surf. Later in the day, he went to his sister’s apartment complex in Oakland to spend his usual two hours swimming laps in an unheated outdoor pool. Around 1 p.m., a passing resident spotted something at the bottom of the pool and jumped in. Louie was rushed to Highlands Hospital in Oakland, where he was pronounced dead. Cause of death is pending an autopsy report. He was 28."

2021-02-01 - Person has 'medical event' at beachfront swimming pool and dies in coastal Eastbourne (New Zealand):

Quote: "A rahui has been put in place after a person died at a Lower Hutt pool. The person suffered a medical event in the pool building at Eastbourne Summer Pool on Monday."

Note: A 43-year-old man just had a 'medical event' and died while surfing in Eastbourne too, mentioned in the 2021-01-30 update...

2021-01-24 - Man, 61, dies after being found unconscious in swimming pool at home in Murray Bridge (Australia):

Quote: "A Murray Bridge man has drowned in a backyard swimming pool. Emergency services were called to a house on Bremer Road at 4.17pm on Sunday after the man was found unconscious in a pool. Paramedics did their best, but could not revive the 61-year-old local. There were no suspicious circumstances around the man's death."

2021-01-24 - Woman, 19, found dead in swimming pool at home in Avonhead suburb of coastal Christchurch (New Zealand):

Quote: "A police investigation is underway after a teenage woman was found dead in a Christchurch swimming pool. The body of 19-year-old Tallulah Belle Roberts was found at an Avonhead property on Sunday morning."

2021-01-24 - Man, 31, dies after being found unconscious in swimming pool in coastal Reykjavík (Iceland):

Quote: "On Thursday last week, an unconscious man was pulled from the bottom of the Sundhöll swimming pool on Barónstígur, Reykjavík, reports. Resuscitation efforts proved unsuccessful, and the man was subsequently pronounced dead. He had been lying at the bottom of the pool for six minutes. The deceased was 31 years old. Initial reports by police stated he had been ill, but his father, Guðni Heiðar Guðnason, tells his son was perfectly healthy. 'My son was 31 years old and perfectly healthy,' he states."

2021-01-20 - Man, 27, dies in swimming pool at hotel in coastal Accra (Ghana):

2021-01-15 - Girl, 13, dies after being pulled from swimming pool at aquatic center in Maitland (Australia):

Quote: "A teenage girl has died after she was pulled from the water at a public swimming pool in the Hunter region on Friday afternoon, where she had been enjoying a family day out. The 13-year-old was swimming at Maitland Aquatic Centre when she got into trouble about 3.30pm and was pulled out by lifeguards who performed CPR."

1 comment:

  1. i enjoy the way you switch out the pics of victims of this genre of JJFH. Keeps it fresh and real.