| Jan 15, 2013
| 1:27 PM
SPEARFISH, S.D. - Authorities say a 23-year-old Spearfish man found dead over the weekend a short distance from his abandoned vehicle likely died of hypothermia.
Lawrence County chief deputy Joe Harmon tells the Black Hills Pioneer that further...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 2:17 PM
From sledding and skiing to building a snowman in the backyard, winter offers a wonderland of fun activities for children.
But the cold-weather months can also pose safety concerns, such as frostbite and hypothermia, recreational mishaps and the spread...
| Jan 4, 2013
| 3:35 PM
A homeless man found outside early today on the Northwest Side died in part from hypothermia, authorities said.
Jerzy Tarkowski, 60, died of hypothermia and cold exposure, according to the Cook County medical examiner’s office, which performed...
| Apr 21, 2013
| 3:49 PM
A preliminary report on the deaths of two anglers on the opening day of the Chesapeake Bay rockfish season says all six persons aboard the boat that capsized off Point Lookout had life vests, but not all wore them, according to the Maryland Natural...
| Dec 25, 2012
| 11:28 AM
A man was pulled from the Chicago River near Union Station downtown this morning, officials said.
The incident happened about 9:20 a.m. at the Adams Street bridge over the river at 222 S. Riverside Plaza, according to Chicago Fire Media. The man was...
| Dec 26, 2012
| 4:51 PM
A Goddard family is warning Kansans to beware of ice. Their dog, Bear, almost died of hypothermia after falling into their wastewater lagoon Wednesday.
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The rescue started when only two dogs showed up for a meal. A quick...
| Dec 27, 2012
| 12:38 PM
An elderly man in Frederick County died of hypothermia recently, the first cold weather-related death of the winter season, state health officials said Thursday.
The man was aged 65 or older. Maryland medical examiners confirmed hypothermia as his...
| Apr 22, 2013
| 2:11 PM
An Ellicott City, Md., man died Sunday at a Virginia hospital after participating in the Tough Mudder endurance series in Berkeley County on Saturday, police said.
Avishek Sengupta, 28, was pronounced dead at Inova Fairfax Hospital in Falls Church, Va.,...
| Apr 23, 2013
| 8:48 PM
At one point Saturday, City Hospital in Martinsburg, W.Va., was so overwhelmed with patients injured on the Tough Mudder obstacle course that it had to turn people away from its emergency room.
Two people who participated in the race in nearby...
| May 21, 2013
| 1:02 PM
The injured children came into the Children's Hospital at the Oklahoma University Medical Center in Oklahoma City fast. So fast that the hospital set up a triage center in its own facility.
"Every once in a while, a trauma trickles into the emergency...
| May 14, 2013
| 9:54 PM
Six people were rescued off Marina del Rey Tuesday evening after their outrigger canoe capsized in rough seas.
All were treated and later released after they were pulled from the water about 7:45 p.m., according to authorities.
The vessel overturned...