18-year-old dies while rafting on river in northern Colorado | SummitDaily.com
YOUR AD HERE »

18-year-old dies while rafting on river in northern Colorado

FORT COLLINS, Colo. — Authorities say an 18-year-old man has died after falling off a tube raft on a northern Colorado River.

The Fort Collins Coloradoan reports the teen fell into the Cache la Poudre River on Sunday. His name hasn’t been released.

Bystanders pulled him to shore and attempted to revive him. He was later flown to a hospital.

Authorities say a 16-year-old who was also rafting on the Poudre on Sunday was rescued about 100 yards (90 meters) upstream after his tube became stuck on a low dam.

His name hasn’t been released.


Support Local Journalism

Support Local Journalism

As a Summit Daily News reader, you make our work possible.

Now more than ever, your financial support is critical to help us keep our communities informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having on our residents and businesses. Every contribution, no matter the size, will make a difference.

Your donation will be used exclusively to support quality, local journalism.

For tax deductible donations, click here.
 

Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User