LYONS, Ore. — Authorities say a California man drowned in a river south of Portland, Oregon, as he tried to help his 12-year-old daughter who appeared to be in distress. The Marion County Sheriff’s Office says emergency crews responded to a report of a swimmer who had gone underwater in the Santiam River at about 2:10 p.m. Thursday.
Michelle Acosta: Lord have mercy! What a tragedy!!! Glad his daughter is ok! Her dad is a hero in my eyes. God bless and comfort their family.
sticky: praying for the family. dad died a hero
Carrie Mullen: How awful!! My prayers and God's love for that young lady. I agree, Daddy went from HERO to ANGEL 😇
Bill Shomer: a father's love of his daughter WOW SF7
Lorrie Marti: omg what a tragedy prayers for the family