Accident Database

Report ID# 874

  • Pinned in Boat Against Strainer
  • Does not Apply
  • Failed Rescue
  • One Boat Trip

Accident Description

The usually placid Cannon River in Minnesota was the site of a sad fatality on October 9, 2004. Two-year-old Jassikay Cohen-Bruggerman's parents had taken her on a canoe trip when the boat swept into a submerged log. The canoe flipped and she was trapped underneath it. Her parents were able to free her in the eight-foot-deep water, but she could not be revived.,26833

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