Sections

Weather Forecast

Close
Advertisement

Moorhead man, grandson drown in Texas

Email

A Moorhead man and his 4-year-old grandson drowned during a fishing trip in Texas when the boy fell into the water and the man - who didn't know how to swim - jumped in to try to save him, authorities said.

Ramon Alonzo, 58, was visiting family when the accident happened Saturday afternoon near Crystal City, Texas, said Martha Castanon of Moorhead, who knew Alonzo.

Are you a newspaper subscriber but you don't have a Digital Access account yet? https://secure.forumcomm.com/?publisher_ID=40&event=subscriber/lookup.

You will need your subscription account number and phone number. Not sure if you have an account? Email us at subscriberservices@forumcomm.com and we can help you.

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
randomness