Young Girl Drowns at Banana Bank

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Updated: May 2, 2017

An 11-year-old girl lost her life in a drowning incident on Sunday afternoon in the Banana Bank area.  The victim, Sandy Lopez was swimming with her father, Armando Lopez and her siblings.  Just after one o’clock in the afternoon, whilst in the water, the father heard screams and saw that the strong current was carrying the child.  Despite efforts no one was able to save her.