18-year-old man dies tubing on Poudre River in northern Colorado
June 19, 2017
FORT COLLINS (AP) — Authorities say an 18-year-old man has died after falling off a tube on a northern Colorado River.
The Fort Collins Coloradoan reports (http://noconow.co/2sjJznE) the teen fell into the Poudre River on Sunday. His name hasn’t been released.
Bystanders pulled him to shore and attempted to revive him. He was later flown to a hospital.
Authorities say a 16-year-old who was also tubing on the Poudre on Sunday was rescued about 100 yards (90 meters) upstream after his tube became stuck on a low dam.