Teen died while digging hole with younger sister on New Jersey beach, police say

5/19/2022 12:45:00 AM

A teenage boy died on a New Jersey beach when police say the hole he was digging with his sister collapsed and trapped them both.

A teenage boy died on a New Jersey beach when police say the hole he was digging with his sister collapsed and trapped them both.

A teenage boy died on a New Jersey beach when police say the hole he was digging with his sister collapsed and trapped them both.

Emergency responders from Tom's River and neighboring areas responded to the beach entrance near Seaview Road on the barrier island around 4 p.Email TOMS RIVER, New Jersey -- Police in Toms River, New Jersey say an 18-year-old has died after he became trapped in the sand while digging a large hole on the beach.Email TOMS RIVER, New Jersey -- Police in Toms River, New Jersey say an 18-year-old has died after he became trapped in the sand while digging a large hole on the beach.Toms River Police responded around 4:10 p.

m.A 17-year-old girl was stuck with her head above the sand and removed by emergency responders.m.Her older brother, identified as 18-year-old Levi Caverly, died after EMTs say he was buried at least 8 feet beneath the sand.to the beach entrance near Seaview Road on the barrier island.It took emergency responders 45 minutes to reach Levi, and two hours to dig him out, according to authorities.Police said 18-year-old Levi Caverly, of Maine, and his 17-year-old sister were digging a large hole when it collapsed and trapped them.In a Facebook post, Levi's father described him as quirky, religious and a tech nut.A 17-year-old girl was rescued and treated at the scene, but her brother identified as 18-year-old Maine native Levy Caverley, died.

The family was visiting the jersey shore from Maine when the tragic accident happened.Caverley did not survive the collapse, police said.Caverley did not survive the collapse, police said.Levi Caverly, 18, died Tuesday when authorities say a hole he was digging with his younger sister on a New Jersey beach collapsed.His 17-year-old sister survived after head remained above the sand, but EMTs say Levy was buried at least 8 feet beneat Expand Toms River Mayor Maurice Hill said the beach replenishment project and recent storms might have played a factor in the collapse.Emergency crews from neighboring towns also responded to the scene to assist in rescue efforts, police said.It's also possible that a sinkhole swallowed the two teens, Hill opined.."Sand might’ve been soft, if you dig down too far you get to wet sand which can almost work like quick sand, or you hit the sugar sand which is very light it will pull you down," Hill said.

Advertisement Lifeguards are not on duty until Memorial Day weekend and they do not allow anyone to dig above knee-level, according to the mayor.DAILY NEWSLETTER All the news you need to know, every day By clicking Sign Up, I confirm that I have read and agree to the.

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Oh how sad. Kids need to know the dangers of doing this in sand. And what if suddenly the tide came rolling in?

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New Jersey beach sand collapse leaves teen dead, 17-year-old sister injuredPolice in Toms River, New Jersey say an 18-year-old has died after he became trapped in sand while digging a large hole on the beach.

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One teen dead, another injured after being trapped in collapsed sand at New Jersey beachPolice responded on Tuesday afternoon to a report of two people trapped in the sand after it collapsed as they were digging a large hole in a beach in Toms River, New Jersey on a barrier island.

New Jersey beach sand collapse leaves teen dead, 17-year-old sister injuredAn 18-year-old man died and his younger sister was rescued at a New Jersey beach after a large hole they were digging in the sand collapsed, police said. Sinkhole? RIP,John 3:16 grandma Why dig a hole so close to water where is parenting supervision or someone in their ear to tell them that’s not safe. Easily could of been preventable rest peace young one.

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