KANKAKEE — A Merrillville, Ind., man died from injuries he sustained in an accident on the Kankakee River in unincorporated Kankakee on Wednesday afternoon. James G. Brosch, 47, was pronounced dead at the scene at 2:17 p.m., according to Kankakee County Coroner Bob Gessner. An autopsy was scheduled today.
Neina Eaton: please stay away from the lakes, rivers, ponds or whatever if you dont know how to swim, there has been so many drowning this summer.
Jennifer Aliff: dove into 2 feet of water OUCHYprobably BROKE HIS NECKthis reminds me of STEVE he dove in to get near a stingray before they could stop him.my condolences to all those saddened and hurt by tragic accidents.
Xavier Miller: Theres a rope tied to a tree where people swing into drops off from 2ft -5/6 mustve missed and hit his head .. Very Tragic condolonces to the family
General Zod: unless you are ABSOLUTELY certain of the depth of the water, NEVER dive in head-first. there is simply no justifiable reason to dive in head-first anyways.