Gunnison River drowning - Mountain Buzz
 



Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
 
Old 06-20-2015   #1
 
Lafayette, Colorado
Join Date: Jun 2015
Posts: 1
Gunnison River drowning

Longmont woman drowns in Gunnison River accident on Monday
By John Bear
POSTED: 06/16/2015 03:31:06 PM MDT | UPDATED: 4 DAYS AGO

A Longmont woman drowned in the Gunnison River near Gunnison on Monday after falling off of a flotation device.

Gunnison County Sheriff Rick Besecker said the 54-year-old Kelley Koschade was floating down the river with family members when she fell off of a flotation device.

Besecker said the Koschade's death was accidental.

Besecker said family members who were with Koschade were not near any phones and were unable to call police for about an hour.

Authorities searched on the ground, in the water and from the air before finding Koschade's body about 90 minutes after arriving on scene. She had been wearing a helmet and life vest when she fell into the water.

John Bear: 303-684-5212303-684-5212, [email protected]

GMWH is offline   Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Similar Threads
Topic Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Drowning is not Drowning fdon Whitewater Kayaking 14 05-28-2013 06:25 PM
NF Feather River Kayaker Drowning Hans Whitewater Kayaking 0 09-01-2010 01:59 PM
Gunnison drowning Moon Whitewater Kayaking 0 08-05-2009 07:13 AM
Encampment River drowning: Accident report WyoPadlr1 Whitewater Kayaking 44 07-12-2009 10:21 AM
NPS official report on Gunnison River drowning May 31st doloresgirl Whitewater Kayaking 1 06-09-2008 07:40 PM

» Classified Ads
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 09:16 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8
Copyright ©2000 - 2019, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.
vBulletin Security provided by vBSecurity v2.2.2 (Pro) - vBulletin Mods & Addons Copyright © 2019 DragonByte Technologies Ltd.