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Stay Out Stay Alive Fatal Accident Summaries
for 2010

August 20, 2010

Man Drowns in Water-filled Quarry

A 22 year-old Ohio man drowned while swimming with friends at a Columbus quarry. Witnesses said they saw the victim jump off a cliff into the water but didn�t see him resurface. The victim had been underwater for about 45 minutes by the time that the Columbus Fire Department recovered him from the bottom of the quarry.

Medics were unsuccessful in their efforts to resuscitate the man.