Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement
Courtesy Photo The 3-inch ResQMe tool, shown here attached to a keychain, features a blade for cutting seatbelts and a spring-loaded device designed to break car windows in case of an emergency.

Dickinson State U drownings bring awareness to rescue tool

Email

In an effort to prevent a similar scenario from taking place, friends of one of three Dickinson State University students who recently drowned have had potentially life-saving tools imprinted in her memory. Officials at DSU may use the same idea.

Kyrstin Gemar, 22, Ashley Neufeld, 21, Afton Williamson, 20, as well as a dog drowned near Dickinson in November. They were found in a vehicle submerged in a pond on private property, authorities say. All three women played DSU softball.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
randomness