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Carter County Public Health Corner

 

March 25, 2022



submitted by Carter County Public Health

Did you know in Montana drowning is the second leading cause of death in children through 17 years of age. Here are just a few Montana stats: 29 children drowned in Montana ranging from infants up through 17 years of age (2013 through 2020). Fifty-two percent died in open water such as rivers, lakes, creeks; 28% died in other types of water: irrigation ditches, canals, etc.; and 17% died in bathtubs.

Join Carter County Public Health and Fallon County Public Health for Water Safety Day on June 1 from 12 p.m. - 2 p.m. at Baker Lake in Baker.

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