Police stop good samaritans from saving drowning woman

(KFOX TV, El Paso) – A 64-year-old woman drowned when police said her vehicle ended up in a drainage canal in Northeast El Paso Monday morning.

El Paso police said they were called out to the intersection of Diana Drive and Vulcan Avenue just after 6:30 Monday morning due to reports of a vehicle that had gone into a drainage ditch overflowing with floodwaters.

Constance Manzanares was found inside a submerged 2005 Toyota Corolla and died, police said.

A witness told KFOX14 that police stopped several men from trying to save the victim.

http://www.kfoxtv.com/news/features/top-stories/stories/person-dies-drowning-northeast-el-paso-6576.shtml

 

FacebookTwitterGoogle+TumblrPinterestStumbleUponRedditDiggBufferGoogle BookmarksNewsVineBlogger PostWordPressShare

Similar Articles

Speak Truth to Power on V... By Ron Paul – Veterans Day was initially called Armistice Day to celebrate the end of World War I and recognize the soldiers who died. Today it’s
Libertarians sue Kentucky... (Libertarian Party) – A federal constitutional lawsuit, filed today against Kentucky Educational Television in U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Kentucky, stems from its new
CA’s unconstitution... (The Truth About Guns) – Imagine opening the door to a gaggle of police officers in the middle of the night. One hands you a “temporary emergency gun
Was Crawford’s deat... (RightlyWired) – Last August, John Crawford’s death caused a massive uproar when he was gunned down by police in a Walmart near Dayton, Ohio while holding an
It’s official: Anti-gun... (SmallGovTimes) – It has been long argued by freedom-loving Americans that anti-gun groups from around the nation actively strive for civilian disarmament that disproportionately effects the law-abiding,
California bans governmen... (Mercury News) – Gov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation prohibiting California state government agencies from selling or display items displaying the Confederate flag. Brown’s office on Thursday
Officers celebrate the co... (Register Herald) – Over the last two weeks, National Resource Police Officers of District IV have confiscated more than 190 pounds of illegally dug ginseng worth $180,000.
Forget Democrats and Repu... (USATODAY) – Political elephants and donkeys make you crazy?  Then you’re not alone, a Gallup Poll finds. Fifty-eight percent of adults believe a third party is needed
New Apple encryption on i... (NY Times) – Devoted customers of Apple products these days worry about whether the new iPhone 6 will bend in their jean pockets. The National Security Agency and the nation’s
Third party exclusion hel... (Lubbock Journal) – For all practical purposes, Kathie Glass has been a full-time campaigner since last October. The Houston attorney, who is running for governor on the

Leave a Reply