Accidents Since 1973

[ Reported Accidents per Year ]

Completed Safety Committee Reports


Accident Database: 20 Results Found


State/Country Date Name/Age River/Section Flow/Class Boat/Cause Factor/Injury Type/Private
OR United States 2019-09-20 38 Sandy 3. Marmot Dam site to Revenue Bridge High IV+ Whitewater Kayak-
Flush Drowning
High Water/ Near Drowning Injury Private Read More
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UT United States 2019-09-10 Unidentified Man 57 Green (05. Green River Town to Colorado Confluence 05. Green River Town to Colorado Confluence (Labyrinth and Stillwater) N/A Inflatable Kayak-
Other
One Boat Trip/ Hypothermia Injury Private Read More
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PA United States 2019-09-01 Peter Quigley 46 Youghiogheny 6. Lower Medium III Raft-
Swim into Rock or Sieve
Inexperience/ Fatal Commericial Read More
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OR United States 2019-08-31 Tracy Allen 37 N/A Other-
Swim into Strainer
Inexperience/ Fatal Private Read More
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CA United States 2019-08-25 Robson Santos American, S. Fork (8. The Gorge 8. The Gorge (Greenwood Creek to Folsom Reservoir) IV Raft-
Health Problem
Other/ Heart Attack / Heart Failure Fatal Commericial Read More
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WY United States 2019-08-24 George Erwin Roulhac 69 Snake 5 - South Park Bridge to Astoria Bridge Low II Other-
PFD Not Worn or Present
One Boat Trip/ Heart Attack / Heart Failure Fatal Private Read More
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ID United States 2019-08-16 Maximus Samuel Hansen 10 Payette, S. Fork 1 - Grandjean to Deadwood II Kayak - Other-
Swim into Strainer
Other/ Other Fatal Private Read More
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ME United States 2019-08-14 Xiaolian Ding 75 Androscoggin River II Open Canoe-
Pinned in Boat against Rock or Sieve
One Boat Trip/ Fatal Commericial Read More
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MI United States 2019-08-12 Betty Michael 56 North Branch Kalamazoo River N/A Kayak - Other-
Caught in Low Head Dam Hydraulic
Other/ Fatal Private Read More
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MD United States 2019-08-03 Michael Clevinger 32 Potomac 0.7 - Potomac - Dargans Bend Boat Ramp to Potoma Wayside Medium II Whitewater Kayak-
Pinned in Boat against Rock or Sieve
Other/ Fatal Private Read More
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NY United States 2019-08-03 Lisa Margaritis 48 Hashamomuck Pond N/A Other-
Equipment Trap
Other/ Fatal Private Read More
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PA United States 2019-07-25 Christopher Rivera 20 Delaware Delaware Water Gap - Smithfield Beach to Kittatinny Point Visitors Center I Other-
PFD Not Worn or Present
Other/ Fatal Private Read More
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CA United States 2019-07-25 30 Unidentified People American River I Raft-
Other
Inadequate Equipment/ Injury Private Read More
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OR United States 2019-07-23 Jonathan Jensen 36 Deschutes L. Sherar's Falls to Columbia River III Other-
Flush Drowning
Inadequate Equipment/ Fatal Private Read More
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OH United States 2019-07-22 Miya Ye 1 Mad River Mad River Run I Open Canoe-
Swim into Strainer
Other/ Fatal Commericial Read More
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OR United States 2019-07-22 Jon Van Valkenburg 54 Rogue River I Raft-
Equipment Trap
One Boat Trip/ Fatal Private Read More
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CO United States 2019-07-22 Unidentified Man Clear Creek 04. Kermit's to Green Bay Rock IV Other-
PFD Not Worn or Present
High Water/ Fatal Private Read More
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TN United States 2019-07-21 Yariennys Hernandez 15 Ocoee Middle Ocoee - #2 Dam to #2 Powerhouse Medium III+ Raft-
PFD Fell Off
Other/ Near Drowning Fatal Commericial Read More
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IA United States 2019-07-18 Jerrimiah Bryant Smiley 38 Nodaway River N/A Kayak - Other-
Caught in Low Head Dam Hydraulic
Other/ Fatal Private Read More
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ID United States 2019-07-13 Taylor Paige Smith 18 Boise, S. Fork 1. Anderson Ranch Dam to Danskin Bridge Medium II Other-
Swim into Strainer
/ Fatal Private Read More
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