A 77-year-old Anne Arundel County man who risked his life to save his dog from the icy waters of the South River Wednesday says pets are family, and that he doesn’t regret his decision to plunge chest deep into the water despite the fact that he couldn’t save Sweets, his 7-month-old black lab.
The Montgomery County Fire Department is warning people about the dangers of ice-covered waterways during this cold snap.
Prince George’s County Police say three officers jumped into a pond in Oxon Hill and pulled a 7-year-old boy out of the freezing water.
Authorities recovered a body from the Potomac River after a car traveling on the George Washington Memorial Parkway apparently left the road and plunged into the river.
Baltimore County rescuers are searching for the body of a man who was last seen falling into the waters of Maryland’s Pretty Boy Dam.
Rescue crews were called to another water rescue on the Potomac River, but this time all swimmers were accounted for.
Officials are still trying to account for a kayaker who went missing near Great Falls.
A water rescue is underway after a car overturned into the Anacostia River in Southeast Sunday morning.
A 19-year-old man is missing in Triadelphia Lake after report of a possible drowning came in to officials around 3 p.m. Wednesday.
Maryland fire and rescue officials had a busy day with three water rescues within hours of each other Sunday afternoon.