Drowning

Valley Man Dies in Lake Harding

A 57-year-old Valley man is dead after he possibly drowned in Lake Harding. It happened Saturday at 7:30 p.m. near Lee Road 785. Mark Frazer Sinks' wife told investigators he went for a swim after cutting the grass. An…

Dangers of Drowning

    The death of Olympian Bode Miller's young daughter is a tragic example of what sadly occurs every day in this country.... Unintentional drowning is a…

GA: CDC Worker's Death Ruled A Suicide

Atlnta, GA (WGCL) - A Georgia medical examiner said Wednesday a CDC employee who was missing for nearly two months died of suicide by drowning. 35-year-old Timothy Cunningham was last seen on February 12th. His body was found in…

The Body of the 4-year-old Boy who Drowned Recovered Friday

After nine days of searching, the body of that missing 4-year-old boy who drowned in Bibb Pond was found. Beau Rabon was found around 8:30 a.m. Friday morning. His dad, Ryan Rabon, was discovered five days ago on Easter Sunday.…

Wetumpka Man Drowns in Coosa River

A Wetumpka man drowned in the Coosa River below Jordan Dam around 3 p.m. on Sunday. 42-year-old George Zeigler fell into the water and did not resurface. He was recovered near the area where he went into the water and…

Columbus Enforces PFD Ordinance after Drownings

  River rescues are on the rise and so are arrests for those violating a city ordinance aimed at keeping people safe. The picturesque view of the river is luring people to trouble here on…

Chattahoochee River Drowning Victim Identified

The man involved in Monday afternoon's drowning has been identified. Muscogee County Coroner Buddy Bryan tells WLTZ First News, 23 year old Michael Steven Ferreira Astiazu was found Wednesday morning in the Chattahoochee River, about 5 miles from the…

The Dee Armstrong Show 03-30-17

Sandi Cabezas is joined by Carla J Hawkins to talk about the importance of organ donation and invite everyone to come out on Saturday, April 1st 2017 for the Columbus Walk For Life…