Coast Guard says drownings are up in 5th District

Jul 30, 2014 Full story: News Observer

A statement from the Coast Guard says that of the 40 boating- or swimming-related deaths, 34 people were not wearing lifejackets.

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bigest looser

Utica, NY

#1 Jul 30, 2014
As a post coastie, I will never understand why most people do not wear a life jacket. It is like getting into a car without pitting on a seat belt.

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