Update from 3. July 2019: The Syrian family lives in the rain, where you are the organizer of the fundraiser, according to the child protection Agency is maintained. With the money, therefore, things of daily needs, as well as the burial of the father are to be financed. Until Tuesday afternoon, more than 4800 Euro came together.

death drama on the Danube: father saves children and is entrained

Update from the 2. July 2019: It is a sad certainty. The 46-year-old life-saver, who took his children from the Danube, has died. In the action he himself was carried away by the Danube, and drove away. On Monday his body in Passau was brought out of the water, the police announced on Monday afternoon.

The four children of the man, you are between the ages of 13 to 18 years old, were bathing in the river Danube in Metten, in danger of their lives. The father and a friend of the family intervened and brought the children to the shore. But the current was so strong that the 46-Year-old self driving away.

On Sunday, the Missing person could not be found. On Monday his body was discovered. The family was cared for in the Klinikum Deggendorf.

Danube-tragedy life-saver: father protected the children – flow tearing it up with

Metten – The Rescue of his children from the Danube, a man of the flow is entrained. No sign of him since Sunday evening, the police announced on Monday. The 46-year-old man spent Sunday with his family on the Danube in Metten (Landkreis Deggendorf). When his four children were at the age of 13 to 18 years of age in danger, jumped from the father, and a friend of the family into the water and brought the children to the shore.

During the rescue of 18-year-old son, threatened to drown already, was recognized as the father of the flow of the river and drove off, reported to the police.

Metten: Badeunglück on the Danube – 90 rescue workers search for missing property

Around 90 use of force by police, water rescue, fire brigades and the Bavarian Red cross were searching on Sunday until nightfall, in vain for man. Also, rescue divers and a police helicopter were deployed. The search continued on Monday morning. The family of the Missing person was in the care of the forces, and later in the Klinikum Deggendorf.


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a mountain tour in the Tyrol, a Munich has not returned. Now the time-consuming search operation has taken a sad end. The heat-wave in Bavaria has come to an end: On Monday, part of severe storm in Bavaria, to provide cooling.


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