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People swim in the ocean in Ocean City, Maryland (Photo: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

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.”

09/18/2014

Tourists line the beach in Ocean City, Maryland. (Credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

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.

08/27/2014

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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.

08/26/2014

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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.

08/08/2014

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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.

06/16/2014

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Teen Apparently Drowns, Dies in Montgomery County

A 14-year-old girl has died after apparently drowning in a Montgomery County pool.

06/15/2014

Tourists line the beach in Ocean City, Maryland. (Credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Swimmer Dies After Rescue Effort in Ocean City

Ocean City officials say a 17-year-old swimmer pulled from the water after a major rescue effort has died.

06/14/2014

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4-Year-Old Rescued From Drowning, In Stable Condition

A 4-year-old girl is in stable condition after nearly drowning in a swimming pool.

06/08/2014

Rescue teams search the Triadelphia Reservoir in Brookville, Maryland, for the body of a missing teen swimmer. (All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Body of Missing Teen Swimmer Recovered From Montgomery County Reservoir

Montgomery County Police say the body of a swimmer who went missing at the Triadelphia Reservoir in Brookville has been recovered.

06/06/2014

Tourists line the beach in Ocean City, Maryland. (Credit: JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

What Is A ‘Rip Current’ and How Can You Escape One?

A Montgomery County teenager died June 2 after getting caught in a rip current while swimming in Ocean City, Maryland.

06/06/2014

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