A two-year-old child is the latest victim of what could be described as an epidemic of child drownings in North Texas this season.
Texas ranks number one in the nation for child pool drownings and, since the beginning of June, 35 people in Fort Worth have drowned, which is twice as many as last year.
A rash of drownings has The City of Fort Worth teaming with charities, the YMCA and Cook Children’s to stem the tide.
Demi Moore said she is stunned and saddened by the death of a 21-year-old man Sunday in the backyard pool of a Los Angeles home she owns.
Irving police have arrested 30-year-old Patricia Denise Allen in connection with the drowning deaths of her three children.
A Fort Worth police officer is being hailed as a hero after rescuing a downing man from a lake last week. A patrol car dash cam captured video of Officer Whitehead as she pulled the victim from Lake Como on the city’s southwest side.
It was a somber night in Irving where mourners packed a small church to say goodbye to three little children who drowned last week in an apartment pool.
Two days after she was pulled from a community pool in Fort Worth, a six-year-old girl has been pronounced dead.
Three young children gone in an instant. It’s a parents worst nightmare and an Irving mother is actually living it tonight.
Halfway through the deadliest time of the year for drownings, at least 11 children have died in the region, and dozens more have been hospitalized.
A child remains in critical condition on Thursday morning after being pulled out of a swimming pool in south Fort Worth.
Search crews in Weatherford on Thursday morning have located the body of a fisherman who was reported missing on Wednesday night.