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Accidents Since 1973

(reported accidents/yr)

Accident Database: 20 Results Found

Completed Safety Committee Reports

State/Country Date Name/Age River/Section Flow/Class Boat/Cause Factor/Injury Type/Private
AZ United States 2018-09-07 Mike Howard 67 Colorado 18. Lee's Ferry to Lake Mead III Raft-
PFD Not Worn or Present
Other/ Fatal Commericial Read More
IA United States 2018-09-03 John Michael Conley Indian Creek High I Kayak - Other-
PFD Not Worn or Present
One Boat Trip/ Fatal Private Read More
PA United States 2018-09-01 Unidentified Man 33 Lehigh 2. Rockport to Glen Onoko Medium N/A Raft-
Foot Entrapment
Other/ Fatal Commericial Read More
ID United States 2018-08-28 Unidentified Woman 83 Salmon 8 - Riggins to White Bird Low III Raft-
Flush Drowning
One Boat Trip/ Fatal Private Read More
OR United States 2018-08-17 Ronald Stevens 84 Deschutes 05. Dillon Falls to Aspen V Open Canoe-
Flush Drowning
One Boat Trip/ Fatal Private Read More
PA United States 2018-08-13 Large Group Lehigh 3. Glen Onoko to Bowmanstown High II Raft-
Other
High Water/ Injury Commericial Read More
NC United States 2018-08-11 Jennifer Gail Martin Toe, North Route 1123 to Stroup Road to Route 1321 High N/A Other-
Flush Drowning
High Water/ Fatal Commericial Read More
TN United States 2018-08-11 Unidentified Woman 48 Nolichucky (Poplar N.C. to Nolichucky Gorge Campground Poplar N.C. to Nolichucky Gorge Campground (Erwin, TN) High IV Raft-
Health Problem
/ Heart Attack / Heart Failure Fatal Commericial Read More
AZ United States 2018-08-09 Colorado 18. Lee's Ferry to Lake Mead N/A Other-
Other
Extreme Weather/ Physical Trauma Injury Private Read More
MD United States 2018-08-09 Patrick Waldron 58 Monocacy River 1. Creagerstown Park to Devilbiss Bridge Park High II Whitewater Kayak-
Swim into Strainer
Other/ Fatal Private Read More
PA United States 2018-08-05 Rosa Spadaro 67 Lehigh 3. Glen Onoko to Bowmanstown High I Raft-
Flush Drowning
High Water/ Fatal Commericial Read More
AK United States 2018-08-01 Aidan Don 22 Nizina 1. Nizina Glacier to Kennicott River II Inflatable Kayak-
PFD Not Worn or Present
Cold Water/ Fatal Private Read More
MT United States 2018-07-27 Angie Anderson Yellowstone River Near Livingston, MT. N/A Other-
Swim into Rock or Sieve
One Boat Trip/ Fatal Private Read More
MI United States 2018-07-21 Michael Scott 35 St Josephs River I Open Canoe-
PFD Not Worn or Present
One Boat Trip/ Other Fatal Private Read More
ID United States 2018-07-15 Unidentified boy 12 Snake River N/A Other-
Foot Entrapment
Other/ Injury Private Read More
ID United States 2018-07-14 Pete Herbst 67 Payette, S. Fork 4 - The Staircase Run IV Raft-
Swim into Rock or Sieve
Other/ Fatal Private Read More
NH United States 2018-07-12 Anna Christa Gdanian 32 Piscataquog Goffstown Low I Kayak - Other-
PFD Not Worn or Present
One Boat Trip/ Fatal Private Read More
MT United States 2018-07-12 Everett Shirtloff 49 Yellowstone (1. Gardiner to Miner 1. Gardiner to Miner (Yankee Jim Canyon) III Raft-
Flush Drowning
One Boat Trip/ Fatal Private Read More
NE United States 2018-07-08 Elkhorn River High I Kayak - Other-
Swim into Strainer
High Water/ Injury Private Read More
TN United States 2018-07-08 Daniel J. Atkinson 38 Sequatchie River N/A Kayak - Other-
Caught in Low Head Dam Hydraulic
One Boat Trip/ Fatal Private Read More