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Ocean City 7-Year-Old Honored for Saving Aunt from Drowning

A 7-year-old has been honored by the Ocean City Fire Department for his lifesaving efforts.


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Man Drowns While Swimming Off Cove Point in Md.

Authorities have identified a man who drowned while swimming off Cove Point in Calvert County.


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Man Falls Off Boat, Drowns at Liberty Marina

A man has apparently drowned after falling off a boat at Liberty Marina in Anne Arundel County.



Maryland Pontoon Boat Operator Drowned, Autopsy Shows

An autopsy has concluded the operator of a pontoon boat that went over a dam near New Market died from accidental drowning.



7-Year-Old Virginia Girl Drowns in Pool on Memorial Day

Police say a 7-year-old girl drowned in a northern Virginia swimming pool on Memorial Day despite efforts to save her.


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Strong Rip Currents Kill 2 Men in Ocean City

Joe Theobald, director of the town’s Emergency Services Department, said that if it weren’t for the fast response by emergency personnel, the death toll “could have been much worse.”


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18-Year-Old Manassas Man Dies in Water in Ocean City

Ocean City officials are reminding visitors about risky surf conditions after an 18-year-old Virginia man apparently drowned in the Atlantic Ocean.


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2-Year-Old Resuscitated After Near-Drowning

A 2-year-old girl is recovering after she nearly drowned in a community pool Tuesday night.


Silver Spring Boy Drowns in Baltimore County Lake

A Silver Spring teenager has died after drowning in a Baltimore County lake while on a camping trip, authorities say.


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Missing 11-Year-Old Girl Found Dead in Water

The Charles County Sheriff’s Office says the body of an 11-year-old girl missing since Friday has been recovered from the Wicomico River in the Newburg area.