A woman from Wood River is among three people who died yesterday (Monday) while snorkeling in the Florida Keys.  64 year old Julia Thien reportedly became unresponsive while on a snorkeling trip with her family on Monday.  She was brought on board a boat, but attempts to revive her failed.  Thien was pronounced dead later at an area hospital.

Two other people also died in separate snorkeling accidents on Monday in the Florida Keys; a 71 year old man from San Antonio, Texas, and a 72 year old man from Schaumburg, Illinois.  All three deaths are under investigation and autopsies are planned.


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