July 03, 2018 09:02 AM
With summer in full swing, many Minnesotans may turn to pools, rivers, and lakes to stay cool.
However, a number of water-related fatalities have already occurred within the state.
According to the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, there have already been eight non-boat related drowning and seven boating fatalities. In 2017, there were 31 non-boating related drownings, with four of those occurring in a pool.
Here is a look at the best way to be safe while trying to stay cool:
The information above is from the American Red Cross and CDC.
Updated: July 03, 2018 09:02 AM
Created: July 02, 2018 03:41 PM
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