Currently active users: 84









Sections
Newsletter
Email:
Home | National News | US Cruise Ship Visitor to West Grand Bahama Drowns

US Cruise Ship Visitor to West Grand Bahama Drowns

Font size: Decrease font Enlarge font
image

(Grand Bahama, The Bahamas) - Officers at the Central Detective Unit in Grand Bahama are continuing their investigations into an incident that resulted in the drowning death of a 61 year old US visitor from Pennsylvania who arrived on the island on Sunday morning June 17th, via cruise ship and was expected to depart the same afternoon.

Police were notified about the incident at 12:21pm on Sunday and they responded to the scene in the Deadman’s Reef area where the female visitor along with a family member and other guests were snorkeling when she experienced some breathing difficulty.

She was later transported to the Rand Memorial Hospital via ambulance where she was pronounced dead by the doctor on duty.

 

Copyright, Spice Media Group, Eleuthera, Bahamas 2008-2015.
All rights reserved. Contact editor@theeleutheran.com
Log in
For website security reasons, users must login to post a comment on an article.
Or you can Connect with Facebook

Subscribe to comments feed Comments (0 posted):

total: | displaying:

Post your comment comment

More News....
image

All Eleuthera Regatta held in Governor's Harbour during the US Independence holiday weekend deemed a success by organizers.

See The GALLERY BELOW! (best viewed in Firefox) (Eleuthera, Bahamas) - The All Eleuthera Regatta was reborn this past weekend at the Bay front in Governor's ...
Full story

Prime Minister's Response to Baha Mar’s Press Release on Monday July 6th, 2015

Prime Minister, the Right Honourable Perry G. Christie, said this evening that he was disappointed in both the intemperate tone and incorrect content of Baha ...
Full story
image

Government Signs $100 Million Contract for New Aircraft

By Kathryn Campbell, Bahamas Information Services...
Full story
image

Man airlifted with stab wound after fight in Briland

(Eleuthera, Bahamas) - Authorities in Eleuthera have confirmed that, around 4am, they received information that there were two male tourists at the Harbour Island Community ...
Full story
image

Exuma Straw Market Vendors Receive Government Grant Assistance

By Kathryn Campbell, Bahamas Information Services ...
Full story
image

Bahamas Government Statement on Baha Mar - June 30, 2015

PM Christie and Cabinet at 'Baha Mar' Press Conference  Nassau, Bahamas - Yesterday, without notice, Baha Mar filed a bankruptcy Chapter 11 petition in Delaware USA. ...
Full story







  • email Email to a friend
  • print Print version
  • Plain text Plain text




Conditions for Governor's Harbour, BF at 11:58 pm EDT

Current Conditions:
Partly Cloudy, 82 F

Forecast:
Tue - Partly Cloudy. High: 86 Low: 79
Wed - Partly Cloudy. High: 85 Low: 79
Thu - AM Thunderstorms. High: 85 Low: 79
Fri - Sunny. High: 85 Low: 78
Sat - Scattered Thunderstorms. High: 85 Low: 78

Full Forecast at Yahoo! Weather

(provided by The Weather Channel)