Girl drowns attempting to avoid wasting her younger son at NH waterfall

LINCOLN, New Hampshire — A mom drowned attempting to rescue her younger son who was being pulled by the present at a preferred waterfall and one other son who jumped in to assist turned lodged in boulders and was rescued by his father, authorities stated.

The mom was a part of a Massachusetts household of 5 visiting Franconia Falls in Lincoln together with a pal on Tuesday afternoon, the New Hampshire Fish and Recreation Division stated.

“One of many minor youngsters slipped and fell into one of many swimming pools on the falls,” Sgt. Heidi Murphy stated. “He couldn’t get out of the pool because it was a quick, circulating present. The mom jumped into the river to assist her little one and started to right away have hassle.”