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Archive | Water Safety

Palatine Teen Struck by Boat Propeller After Falling Overboard While Riding Outside Passenger Compartment on Bow of Pontoon Boat on Lake Marie

Lake County Sheriff’s Marine Unit responded about 12:42 p.m. Sunday July 14, 2019 to Lake Marie between Antioch and Fox Lake to a report of a person struck by a boat propeller. Preliminary investigation discovered the victim, an 18-year-old male, of Palatine, was riding on the bow of a 2005 Premier Marine Pontoon Boat, outside […]

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Posted in FIREBLOG C, Public Service, Water Safety

Rescue of Three Overboard From Capsized Boat Between Navy Pier and Diversey Harbor Area, Chicago

WOMAN KILLED IN BOAT CRASH WITH JETTY Chicago police, firefighters, divers and paramedics responded about 2:10 AM Thursday July 11, 2019 to a report of a capsized boat in Lake Michigan near 2200 North Lake Shore Drive Chicago, Il. Police, firefighters, divers and paramedics received a report that a flat boat with no sail was […]

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Posted in FIREBLOG C, Water Safety

Kids Life Jacket Loaner Program Continued by Palatine Fire Department

Palatine Fire Department is reminding the public about the importance of Life Jacket Loaner program that the full-service northwest suburban Chicago fire department has offered since at least 2013. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, every day, about 10 people die from unintentional drowning and unfortunately, children ages 1 to 4 have […]

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Capsize: The Ugly Truth About Those Charming Water Vessels Known As Paddle Boats, Pedal Boats and Pedalos; and Death of Young Man at Lake Terramere

Boat Accident Involving Death: Liability & Investigation Can Turn to Civil Court When Crime Is Not Involved Rescue efforts for Huntley man who died at Lake Terramere in far north Arlington Heights on Memorial Day 2019 a paddle boat capsized. You may think of a paddle boat or pedal boat — also known as a […]

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Posted in FIRE BLOG, Law, Water Safety

Identity Released for Huntley Man Who Died When Paddle Boat Capsized on Memorial Day in Lake Terramere, Arlington Heights

Rescue efforts for Huntley man who died at Lake Terramere in far north Arlington Heights on Memorial Day 2019 a paddle boat capsized. The identity of a man was released Monday morning after he died when a paddle boat capsized in Lake Terramere in far north Arlington Heights. David J. Fournier, age 44, of Huntley, […]

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Posted in FIRE BLOG, Water Safety

Police: Huntley Man Drowns After Paddle Boat Capsizes in Lake Terramere, Arlington Heights

Arlington Heights Fire Department firefighter/paramedics provide Advanced Life Support resuscitation to a drowning victim at Lake Terramere in far north Arlington Heights on Memorial Day 2019. UPDATE … CARDINAL NEWS | Identity Released for Huntley Man Who Died When Paddle Boat Capsized on Memorial Day in Lake Terramere, Arlington Heights Arlington Heights police and firefighter/paramedics […]

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Divers’ Search for Missing 9-Year-Old Boy Continues at Bangs Lake in Wauconda

Authorities in northwest suburban Wauconda say one of two boys who fell overboard from a paddle boat Friday evening is still missing. Search and rescue efforts continued until about 2:38 a.m. Saturday and resumed this morning about 7:37 a.m. for a 9-year-old boy that went overboard from a paddleboat and was missing in Bangs Lake […]

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Boat Flips, Divers Going to Work with Side Scan Sonar and Open Water Rescue Box Alarm at Bangs Lake, Wauconda

9-Year-Old Boy Missing in Bangs Lake Hours After Falling Overboard from Paddleboat The search for a 9-year-old boy has shifted from a rescue mission to a recovery operation, authorities said Friday night. Wauconda police and firefighter/paramedics responded about 7:26 PM Friday April 19, 2019 to a report of a boat flipped with kids in the […]

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Chicago Alderman Joe Moore Wants Water Safety Task Force for Lake Michigan

Alderman Joe Moore said he wants to assemble a task force of water safety experts to help make the lake safer this summer. Since the drowning of 13-year-old Darihanne Torres, Alerman Joe Moore in Chicago’s 49th Ward has been calling for a renewed focus on lakefront safety. His suggestions include extended lifeguard hours, more signage […]

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Identities Released for Drowning Victims in DuPage River Near I-55 and Jefferson St in Will County — Plainfield Woman and Palatine Man

RIVERS NEAR DAMS ARE ALMOST IMPOSSIBLE TO ESCAPE FROM DROWNING Crews searched the DuPage River at Hammel Woods in Shorewood after two people went into the water. Troy FPD firefighters, divers and Will County Sheriff’s deputies initially responded to the the dam just west of I-55 and just north of Jefferson Street about 6:00 p.m. […]

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Man and Woman Drown Sunday in DuPage River Near I-55 and Jefferson St at the Hammel Woods Forest Preserve

Crews searched the DuPage River at Hammel Woods in Shorewood after two people went into the water. A recovery effort resumed Monday morning April 1, 2019 in the DuPage River just west of I-55 after two people went into the river near a dam in the Hammel Woods Forest Preserve Sunday March 31, 2019 about […]

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Chicago Yacht Club’s Report on ‘Race to Mackinac’ Drowning Prompts Safety Changes; Focus on Life Jacket that Didn’t Inflate

A 61-page report has been released revealing new information regarding a sailor who fell overboard and died during a sailboat race last July. The Chicago Yacht Club issued a 61-page report that has highlighted two main factors in the death of Jon Santarelli, who went overboard on Saturday July 21, 2018, and drowned in 6-8 […]

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