Young Man Drowns in Trafalgar
The police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of 16 year old Dravid Johnson of Pond Case. About 3:10 pm on August 29, 2013 Dravid was among a group of eleven students who were bathing in the Trafalgar River when he submerged and disappeared.
The fire and ambulance services were notified and upon their arrival, the fire officers recovered the body of Dravid from the river in an unconscious state.
The body was transported to the Princess Margaret Hospital and Accident and Emergency Department where it was examined and pronounced dead by a medical practioner.
A coroner’s inquest will be convened and a post mortem will follow.