Teen Missing in Surf Found Dead

Full story: FirstCoastNews

FERNANDINA BEACH, Fla. -- The body of a teenage swimmer who went under in rough surf Friday was found early Sunday morning.
Comments
1 - 1 of 1 Comments Last updated Mar 25, 2012
Amy

Fernandina Beach, FL

#1 Mar 25, 2012
If only there had been a jet ski with a rope and swimmers ring. Then there is hope with one person who gets caught in a rip tide but definately the only hope if there are more than one. Without a Jet ski then the life gaurd is at risk of drowning as a result of the rip tide and trying to save another person.
I pray that the City of Fernandina will re-evaluate this drowning and make jet skis available for real emergencies. The coast gaurd is only for recovery not rescue.
I am very sad to hear this tragic story.

Tell me when this thread is updated: (Registration is not required)

Add to my Tracker Send me an email

Add your comments below

Characters left: 4000

Please note by submitting this form you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Service and the comment you are posting is in compliance with such terms. Be polite. Inappropriate posts may be removed by the moderator. Send us your feedback.

Fernandina Beach Discussions

Title Updated Last By Comments
FL 2010 Florida Governor Race Election Results a "... (Nov '10) 12 hr Sur 13 Beat 2,959
FL Who do you support for Attorney General in Flor... (Oct '10) Thu Liberal forever 2,121
Infantalisim and little league coaching (May '13) Wed Kevin 4
FL August 23 Florida Primary Election: Will you vote? (Aug '10) Aug 23 Sadira Snape 2,456
Jail Life (in Yulee, Nassau County, FL) (Feb '09) Aug 3 jonessmith 2
dawn cunningham???? (Apr '11) Jul '14 Just a Butterfly 16
OLDEST MAN TO CELEBRATE 100th BIRTHDAY AUG. 16 th Jul '14 ESTHER SPURLOCK 1
•••
•••
•••

Fernandina Beach Jobs

•••
Enter and win $5000
•••
•••

Fernandina Beach People Search

Addresses and phone numbers for FREE

•••

Fernandina Beach News, Events & Info

Click for news, events and info in Fernandina Beach
•••

Personal Finance

Mortgages [ See current mortgage rates ]
•••