Divers remove two from Manteo swimming area

By on July 5, 2020

Responding to reports of a swimming accident in Manteo earlier in the day, the Dare County Sheriff’s Department issued this brief statement on the afternoon of July 5. An updated report will be published when more information is released.

“A 911 call came in at 11:02 a.m. for a person under water at the swimming area in Manteo by the airport. Then a caller stated a second person is under the water. The Roanoke Island Fire Dept. divers found both individuals and removed them to the ramp where EMS took their care.”


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  • Freenusa

    The “old swimming hole” should be closed to swimmers.

    Monday, Jul 6 @ 8:53 pm