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Lawsuit Settled In Drowning During Rescue Attempt

A lawsuit filed by the family of a Michigan man who drowned in 2011 during an unsuccessful effort to rescue a 16-year-old whose canoe overturned has been settled for about $950,000.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/04/2014

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Teen Dies After Lake Swim Turns Tragic

A 19-year-old man is dead after being pulled from a western Michigan lake where he had been swimming with friends.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/23/2014

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4-Year-Old Michigan Girl’s Apparent Drowning Under Investgation

Authorities say a 4-year-old girl has died after being found in a pool at her family’s home in Midland County.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/20/2014

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West Bloomfield Man Drowns After Falling Off Raft

Officials say 18-year-old Ikechukwu Onwuzurike wasn’t wearing a life jacket…

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/18/2014

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Police Investigate Drowning Of 3-Year-Old Girl In Redford Township

Police got a call Sunday evening about a child not breathing, pulled from a swimming pool.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/26/2014

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47-Year-Old Monroe Man Found Dead In Creek

Police are investigating an apparent drowning in Monroe.


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Testimony Begins In Case Of Swim Teacher Charged In Student’s Drowning Death

“I talked to the department head…and I was like, ‘Hey, we gotta get Johnathan Sails out of the pool.'”

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/08/2014

Defense Insists Teacher Did Try To Save Teen Who Drowned In School Pool

A defense lawyer is giving a different version of events that preceded the death of a student at East Detroit High School.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/19/2014

Substitute Teacher Arraigned In Student’s Drowning

A not guilty plea has been entered on behalf of a man charged with involuntary manslaughter following the death of a teenage boy he failed to pull from a high school pool.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/12/2014

Eastpointe Teacher Charged In Death Of Teen In School Pool

Prosecutors say 25-year-old Johnathan Sails went to the locker room to change instead of jumping in to save the 9th grader.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/11/2014