near drowning

Linebacker Anthony Spencer of the Dallas Cowboys at Cowboys Stadium on September 20, 2009 in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Cowboys Players Sued Over Near Drowning At Football Camp

The parents of a North Texas teen have sued three Dallas Cowboys players and a former player, claiming the players’ negligence led to their son’s near drowning at a football camp.

CBSDFW.COM–09/24/2013

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YMCA Launches New Swim-Safety Training Program

Memorial Day and swimming pools often go hand-in-hand and unfortunately so do drowning deaths. To help combat the problem the YMCA of Metropolitan Fort Worth has launched a new swim-safety training program.

CBSDFW.COM–05/27/2013

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New Warning Signs Placed Along Trinity River

New warning signs have been placed near the low water dam on the Trinity River after several drownings and a near drowning along the dam.

02/11/2013

Christy Daae, a Texas Health nurse, administered CPR to a 4-year-old boy after he was pulled unconcious from a pool Monday. (CBS 11 News)

Nurse Helps Save Kids After Pool Accident

Call it being in the right place at the right time. Christy Daae calls it divine intervention, a God appointment. She was at the Woodland Springs Neighborhood Pool with her own two children when she saw two other children in trouble.

08/06/2012

Emergency crews responded to the Woodland Springs neighborhood swimming pool after reports of a diving accident involving a 9-year-old boy and 7-year-old girl. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

2 Children Hospitalized After Community Pool Accident

Rescuers rushed to a community pool in Fort Worth after getting calls to help a child.

CBSDFW.COM–08/06/2012

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Dallas Toddler Nearly Drowns In Outdoor Trash Can

A Dallas toddler is fighting for his life after a freak accident inside his family’s apartment Tuesday night.

09/21/2011

Police: Toddler Nearly Drowns in Pool

An Arlington toddler is in the hospital after what police are calling a near drowning.

09/23/2010