Accident Database

Report ID# 2757

  • Health Problem
  • Heart Attack / Heart Failure
  • Cold Water
  • High Water

Accident Description

Copyright © 2008, KWGN

Autopsy: Va. man died of heart attack after raft accident

Associated Press - June 20, 2008 6:35 AM ET

SALIDA, Colo. (AP) - An autopsy has determined that a Virginia man died of a heart attack after a raft overturned on the Arkansas River in Colorado. Chaffee County authorities say 67-year-old Oscar Stevenson of Eastville, Virginia, was thrown into the water near Buena Vista while on a commercial rafting trip on Tuesday. Information from: Rocky Mountain News, Copyright 2008 The Associated Press. All rights reserved.

Virginia man dies on Colorado rafting trip


June 18, 2008 - 1:01pm




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