drowning

A kayaker at Spindletop Bayou in Jefferson County drowned after getting trapped against the salt water barrier on Aug. 14, reports the Jefferson County Sheriff's Office.

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Monday, Aug. 8, at 7:51 p.m., Beaumont police officers assisted Beaumont Fire and EMS with the possible drowning of a child at the Super 8 Motel at 1110 I-10 S. Three year old Romilio Madina was at the motel with his mother’s friends. Three of the friends were at the pool with the child and discovered him at the bottom of the pool unresponsive.

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Police in Nederland report a 2-year-old child died from drowning after he apparently snuck outside his home and entered the family pool on Aug. 1.

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Texas Child Protective Services (CPS) personnel and detectives with the Port Arthur Police Department (PAPD) are investigating the apparent drowning death of a special needs child that occurred July 2, PAPD reports. 

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Texas Parks and Wildlife personnel recovered the body of a Lumberton man who fell overboard while on a boat with a friend at Adams Bayou April 30.

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 On Friday, October 2, 2015, at 4:50 a.m., Beaumont police officers responded to the 4900 block of Littlewood in reference to a possible drowning.

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Lisa Allen

The body of a woman who drowned in the Neches River afternoon has been recovered.

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Joshua Murray (inset) drowned at Boomtown USA in Rose City

At approximately 3 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 16, Orange County deputies responded to possible drowning at Boomtown Waterpark and RV Resort at 1495 W. Freeway in Rose City. When deputies arrived, they learned that 14-year-old Joshua Murray and several juvenile boys were swimming in the lake when two of the young men observed Murray struggling in the water. The two boys swam over to reach him in an attempt to pull him up, but they were in water over their heads.

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An 80-year-old Jefferson County resident is dead after he drowned while mowing the law, investigators suspect.

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An 80-year-old Jefferson County resident is dead after he drowned while mowing the law, investigators suspect.

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