A Filipino father of four died while rescuing his autistic son from drowning in a lake in British Columbia’s Fraser Valley.
Family tragedy: Arnulf Salazar, 53, drowned on July 17 after swimming after his non-verbal 10-year-old son Zac who drifted into deeper water at Chehalis Lake, reported CTV News.
An Asian American teenager from California’s Marin County drowned after falling into Lake Tahoe over the Fourth of July weekend.
What happened: Myles Kawashima, 17, was boating at the lake with his friends on Monday evening when the accident occurred, reported KTVU.
An Asian American high school senior set to graduate next month died from drowning in California’s American River last Saturday.
What happened: Melino Liu, 17, was likely wading in the shallow parts of the river in Rancho Cordova when he took the fatal step.
A woman ignorant to the fact that her pet bulldog was unable to swim, filmed the animal as it struggled to stay afloat in the water before drowning to death.
The scene, caught on surveillance footage, occurred at a small pool inside a pet shop in Quanzhou, Fujian province in southeastern China on Tuesday.