US Coach Performs Dramatic Rescue of Artistic Swimmer at World Championships

BUDAPEST, Hungary — Andrea Fuentes averted a tragedy at the world swimming championships with her quick reaction. The US coach knew something was wrong when she saw artistic swimmer Anita Alvarez sink motionless to the bottom of the pool during a solo free routine on Wednesday. Fuentes, fully clothed, dove in. She swam over to … Read more

Vancouver visitors rescue man in distress at Skaha Lake

Aware June 19, 2022 A group of visitors to Penticton from Vancouver are now being called heroes after putting their lives on the line to rescue a drowning man. As our Taya Fast reports, the incident occurred on Friday night at Skaha Lake. REPORT A BUG

Brays Bayou: The body of a Milby High School student was pulled from the water after the vehicle plunged; 2 teenagers escape to safety

HOUSTON, Texas (KTRK) – The body of a Milby High School student was pulled from Brays Bayou Monday afternoon several hours after the vehicle she was in fell off a bridge in East Houston. The victim was one of three teenagers in the vehicle that authorities say lost control, popped a guardrail and fell off … Read more

Dolphin tour boat towed by Coast Guard after losing steering ability in Galveston, Texas

GALVESTON, Texas (KTRK) – A dolphin-watching boat with 33 people on board lost its steering capability in Galveston on Saturday, according to the US Coast Guard. The rescue occurred around 11 am following a call from the boat captain. The boat, named the Baywatch Too, slid into a pipeline in a high-traffic area near Seawolf … Read more

2 people pulled from Hudson River in Lower Manhattan after jet ski collision

BATTERY PARK CITY, Manhattan (WABC) — FDNY divers pulled two people out of the Hudson River Saturday night. Authorities say it started as some kind of collision involving a jet ski. One person was found in the water near Battery Place and West Side Highway and another near the Financial Ferry Terminal. Both were taken … Read more