Two women tossed into Deschutes rapid...

Two women tossed into Deschutes rapids; one drowns

There are 2 comments on the Local TV Station KTVZ story from Aug 5, 2012, titled Two women tossed into Deschutes rapids; one drowns. In it, Local TV Station KTVZ reports that:

One of two women visiting Central Oregon and floating the Deschutes River in a rubber raft drowned late Sunday afternoon when they missed a takoeut and were tossed into the violent Lava Island Falls rapids, Deschutes County sheriff's deputies confirmed.

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Bend, OR

#1 Aug 5, 2012
This is a very dangerous stretch of water. This is the second death here this summer.
latisha shelton

Bend, OR

#2 Feb 14, 2013
that's pretty sad but im sure they knew that danger of the waters and not saying in a negative way but we make choices and some time the choices we make have non refundable take backs I just really feel for the girl who watched her friend drown that must really be traumatizing

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