October 1, 2023

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The lady was on a supervised go to with an grownup day care program.

Fort Island. Lane Turner/The Boston Globe

A 93-year-old lady died in an obvious drowning whereas visiting Fort Island in South Boston Monday, in keeping with a press launch from Massachusetts State Police.

Troopers stated the sufferer was visiting the seashore at Pleasure Bay with Second Residence, a senior grownup day care program in Watertown, on a supervised journey. She was within the bay with two associates from this system round midday when she swam too far into deeper water, police stated. 

The lady panicked and referred to as out for assist earlier than going below water. Her associates and lifeguards have been capable of pull her out of the water and to shore, the place she was given CPR, officers stated. Paramedics took her to Boston Medical Heart, the place she died, in keeping with officers. 

The coroner has not launched a reason for loss of life nor recognized the sufferer.