“On Tuesday, May 17, 2022, at approximately 4:09 PM, multiple police and EMS units were dispatched to the beach entrance near Seaview Road on the barrier island for reports of two teens trapped in the sand. The siblings had used frisbees to dig a ten-foot hole in the sand before it collapsed on both of them, said Mayor Mo Hill.
The news comes on the same day a 13-year-old boy died after a sand dune tunnel collapsed on top of him at a state park in Utah. More to follow… The family had been visiting from Maine. Levy Caverley, 18, and his 17-year-old sister were visiting the beach in Toms River with their family on Tuesday. Police and EMS are still working to recover his body. The-sun.com is your go-to destination for the best celebrity news, sports news, real-life stories, jaw-dropping pictures and must-see video. The Toms River Police Department issued a statement on the incident via Facebook. For the latest news on this story keep checking back at Sun Online. Email us at [email protected] or call 212 416 4552. Like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/TheSunUS and follow us from our main Twitter account at @TheSunUS
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Emergency crews at the scene were able to rescue the girl, but Levy Caverley died during the collapse. Like us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/TheSunUS and follow us from our main Twitter account at @TheUSSun. “The family was visiting from out of town and spent the afternoon at the beach. The teens were reportedly digging a large hole when it collapsed and trapped both of them. Emergency crews from neighboring towns also responded to the scene to assist in rescue efforts. Do you have a story for The US Sun team?