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Stay Out Stay Alive Fatal Accident Summaries
for 2013

July 13, 2013 - Berkeley, New Jersey
South Toms River teens drowning in Berkeley mining pit
deemed accidental, authorities

BERKELEY A South Toms River teenager drowned in an abandoned mining pit Tuesday night, authorities said.

Investigators are considering the death an accidental one, they add.

Gary Douglas, 18, was pronounced dead at Community Medical Center in Toms River after being pulled from the water by the Bayville and Manitou Park Fire Company Water Rescue Team, said Joseph Coronato, the Ocean County Prosecutor.

Source - The Star-Ledger