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Accident Database: Accident #1948

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Date: 2017-03-25
Victim: Andrea Faoro
Victim Age: 17
River: Sermenza
Section: Middle section (Piaggiona - Boccioleto)
Location: Valsesia
Gauge:
Water Level: Medium
River Difficulty: V
Cause Code(s): Swim into Rock or Sieve
Injury Type(s): Does not Apply
Factors Code(s): Failed Rescue
Age: 17
Experienced/Inexperienced: Expert Paddler
Private/Commercial: Private
Boat Type: Whitewater Kayak
Group Info:
Other Victim Names:
Detailed Description:

Swim into a sieve.

Report Status: Reported

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