ARTICLES RELATING TO DROWNINGS

Toddler drowns in Cape Town swimming pool

2015-07-05 13:35

A 1-year-old boy has drowned in a swimming pool in Milnerton, Cape Town, paramedics say.

Elderly man drowns in Virgin Active swimming pool

2015-05-21 11:41

A 73-year-old man has drowned in the swimming pool at the Westville Virgin Active in Durban.

Boy's body found floating in dam

2015-05-10 14:03

The body of a small child has been found floating in a dam on the Nuutgewek farm in Kraaifontein on Saturday, Police have confirmed.

Body of missing fisherman found

2015-04-10 13:57

The body of a missing fisherman has been found by police divers after a lengthy search at Inanda Dam, near Durban.

Man’s body found in sea at Durban beach

2015-04-02 07:14

The body of a fully dressed man has been found floating in the water at a popular Durban beach, paramedics say.

Boy, 3, drowns in KZN

2015-02-27 14:48

A 3-year-old boy has drowned in Ramsgate, KwaZulu-Natal.

Fisherman drowns after boat capsized

2015-02-24 21:25

The body of a fisherman has been retrieved off Elands Bay in the Western Cape after a boat capsized.

Two drown near Hermanus

2015-02-08 07:37

The NSRI says two men have drowned at Hawston Beach, near Hermanus after they were swept out to sea while swimming.

Limpopo boy drowns in pit toilet

2015-02-05 18:03

A 4-year-old boy has drowned in a pit toilet in Limpopo, police have reported.

4-year-old drowns in pool in KZN

2015-01-18 14:11

A 4-year-old boy has drowned in a pool in Northdene, in KwaZulu-Natal's Queensburgh, paramedics say.

 

Toddler, domestic die in 'heartbreaking' drowning

2015-06-05 16:50

A domestic worker and a toddler have died in Cape Town after she apparently jumped in to save him.

Body of missing toddler found in Hartbeespoort Dam

2015-05-11 14:44

The body of a toddler who was flung into the Hartebeespoort Dam when a rubber-duck overturned at the weekend, has been found by police divers.

5 children drown in a river in Philippines

2015-04-15 09:07

Five children have drowned in a river in the northern Philippines during a family outing, police say.

7 drown in deadly China rescue attempt

2015-04-06 07:44

Seven members of a family on a holiday outing in China have drowned when a girl fell into a reservoir and several relatives dived in after her in a deadly attempt to rescue her.

Child drowns in lodge pool

2015-03-08 14:24

A seven-year-old child has drowned at a guest lodge in Mpumalanga.

Boy drowns after falling into North West river

2015-02-25 18:47

An 11-year-old boy has drowned in a river near the N12 in Klerksdorp, North West.

Man drowns during baptism ceremony

2015-02-16 07:34

A 30-year-old man has drowned during a baptism ceremony in northern Johannesburg, according to emergency services.

Body of boy, 7, found in Cape Town dam

2015-02-06 12:29

The body of a 7-year-old boy, who was reported missing, has been found in a dam in a Cape Town suburb, Western Cape emergency services said.

Man suffers heart attack in Two Oceans Aquarium tank

2015-01-19 21:19

The National Sea Rescue Institute has responded to the Two Oceans Aquarium in Cape Town after a man suffered a heart attack while diving in one of the water tanks.

Dutch tourist drowns at Cape St Francis

2015-01-16 11:11

A Dutch tourist has drowned after being swept out to sea at Cape St Francis in the Eastern Cape.

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