Sunday, July 27 2014 5:57 PM EDT2014-07-27 21:57:03 GMT
A dive team is searching for the body of a 34-year-old man from the Toledo area, believed to have drowned in a Jet Ski accident on Saturday. It happened around 8:30 p.m. Saturday in a private pond inMore >>
The body of 34-year-old Jason Mitchell, from Perrysburg, was located by divers around 1pm on Sunday in about seven feet of water.More >>
Fire and Rescue says they are prepared for more water activity as temperatures
rise. They took to the water recently for training to make sure of it.
Maumee River poses challenges for rescue teams, including strong currents zero
visibility. For the past 20 years, Toledo Fire and Rescue has had the skills to
save lives, not only on land, but also in the water. They continue to train
each year to stay on top of their game.
main goal is water rescue," said Lt. Matthew Hertzfeld. "Unfortunately, a lot
of times, because of this black water…it's absolutely zero visibility. When
these divers go down, it's all by feel, or by guidance by sonar."
Toddler Elaina Steinfurth was missing for months before her remains were found in an east Toledo garage. Two people are charged in the case, as the rest of the family and community waits for justice.More >>
Toddler Elaina Steinfurth was missing for months before her remains were found in an east Toledo garage. Two people are charged in the case, as the rest of the family - and community - waits for justice.More >>
Sunday, July 27 2014 11:15 PM EDT2014-07-28 03:15:51 GMT
Authorities say a father was killed and his daughter seriously injured while walking on the sand when a small plane crash landed along Florida's Gulf Coast near Venice Beach.More >>
A father was killed and his 9-year-old daughter critically injured Sunday while walking along a Florida beach when a small plane crash landed on the Gulf Coast only feet from the surf, authorities said.More >>