Αρχική Uncategorized Cliff Collapse Kills Woman Celebrating Breast Cancer Victory and 2 of Her...

Cliff Collapse Kills Woman Celebrating Breast Cancer Victory and 2 of Her Family Members

In a tragic turn of events, a woman who had just beaten breast cancer was killed, along with two of her family members, when a bluff collapsed on them during their day at the beach in Encinitas, California.Elizabeth Cox and several family members, both adults and children, were gathered on a narrow stretch of beach at a popular surfing spot to celebrate her breast cancer victory when it happened. It was a summer Friday at about 3 pm when a 30-foot-wide chunk of the sandstone bluff behind the family unexpectedly broke off and slid down the cliff face, crushing Cox and some of her family members beneath it.Photo: CBS NewsA lifeguard was stationed near the collapse, and that person, along with other first responders and beachgoers, rushed to the scene to help dig the victims out of the rubble. They found three women under the rocks. Later, a search dog and a skip loader were brought in to search for other victims, but none were recovered.
Photo: CBS NewsCox, whose age has not been released, was pronounced dead at the scene after first responders attempted to resuscitate her. Her 65-year-old sister, Julie Davis, and Davis’s daughter, 35-year-old Anne Clave, were transported to Scripps Memorial Hospital in Encinitas, where they both perished. Two other members of the family escaped the collapse with minor injuries.Photo: CBS News
Following the incident, geologists were brought in to assess the situation. Authorities have blocked off the area and warned the public to stay away from the collapsed spot and nearby areas that may collapse without warning. This event, while tragic, seems to have been part of the natural erosion of the sandstone bluff due to the wind and waves coming off the Pacific Ocean.Photo: CBS NewsThe three women killed in this accident leave behind spouses, children, and many extended family members who will dearly miss them. “The nature of the accident and the loss is incomprehensible to all of us, our children and those around us,” one relative writes in an email.Check out the video below to learn more about this disastrous ordeal.Proper BCS greatergood_ctg_abovevideoSource

NEWSLETTER

Συμπληρώστε το email σας για να λαμβάνετε τις σημαντικότερες ειδήσεις από το ogkologos.com

Βρείτε μας

2,449ΥποστηρικτέςΚάντε Like
57ΑκόλουθοιΑκολουθήστε

Διαβαστε Επίσης

ΠΑΓΚΟΣΜΙΑ ΗΜΕΡΑ ΚΑΡΚΙΝΟΥ

Η Παγκόσμια Ημέρα Κατά του Καρκίνου καθιερώθηκε με πρωτοβουλία της Διεθνούς Ένωσης κατά του Καρκίνου (UICC), που εκπροσωπεί 800 οργανώσεις σε 155 χώρες του...

ΕΞΕΛΙΞΕΙΣ ΣΤΗ ΘΕΡΑΠΕΙΑ ΤΟΥ ΜΗ-ΜΙΚΡΟΚΥΤΤΑΡΙΚΟΥ ΚΑΡΚΙΝΟΥ ΤΟΥ ΠΝΕΥΜΟΝΑ (ΜΜΚΠ)

ΕΞΕΛΙΞΕΙΣ ΣΤΗ ΘΕΡΑΠΕΙΑ ΤΟΥ ΜΗ-ΜΙΚΡΟΚΥΤΤΑΡΙΚΟΥ ΚΑΡΚΙΝΟΥ ΤΟΥ ΠΝΕΥΜΟΝΑ (ΜΜΚΠ) Γράφει ο Δρ Παπαδούρης Σάββας, Παθόλογος-Ογκολόγος   Ο ΜΜΚΠ βρίσκεται αναλογικά στο 80% και πλέον του συνολικού...

Διατρέχουν όντως οι καρκινοπαθείς μεγαλύτερο κίνδυνο λόγω κοροναϊού;

Σε πρακτικό επίπεδο, τα δεδομένα των σχετικών μελετών υποδηλώνουν ότι η χημειοθεραπεία ή οι άλλες αντι-νεοπλασματικές θεραπείες δεν αυξάνουν σημαντικά τον κίνδυνο θνησιμότητας από...

FDA: Η ακτινοβολία των smartphones δεν προκαλεί καρκίνο

Σε μια νέα έκθεσή της, η Υπηρεσία Τροφίμων και Φαρμάκων (FDA) των ΗΠΑ αναφέρει ότι επανεξέτασε τις σχετικές επιστημονικές έρευνες που δημοσιεύθηκαν τα τελευταία...

Νέα ανακάλυψη, νέα ελπίδα για τον καρκίνο

Ένα νεοανακαλυφθέν τμήμα του ανοσοποιητικού μας συστήματος θα μπορούσε να αξιοποιηθεί για την αντιμετώπιση όλων των ειδών καρκίνου, σύμφωνα με επιστήμονες του πανεπιστημίου Cardiff...

Καρκίνος: Ευεργετική για τους καρκινοπαθείς η άσκηση

Σημαντικά ωφέλη προσφέρει η άσκηση, ακόμη και σε ασθενείς με καρκίνο. Οι περισσότεροι ασθενείς αγνοούν τα οφέλη που μπορεί να έχει γι’ αυτούς η συχνή...
- Advertisment -

Ροή Ειδήσεων

Woman Dances Through Chemo Sessions, Emphasizes Importances of Being ‘Joyful’

Rena Williams radiates positivity and joy. According to friends, family, and coworkers, this has always been true of Rena, and she wasn’t about to...

Coronavirus reports – Part 9: “I am very relieved but I am not naïve”

Max and his wife We caught up with people living with cancer across the country, to find out how the coronavirus pandemic has been affecting...

Answers to Your Questions About the COVID-19 Vaccine

Julie Gralow, MD, FACP, FASCO, is the Chief Medical Officer (CMO) and Executive Vice President of the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO). Previously, she...

The OncoLife Survivorship Care Plan: An Educational Tool For Survivors That Has Educated Us

In April of 2007, OncoLink launched the OncoLife Survivorship Care Plan, a tool to create care plans for people who have survived cancer. As...

EMA Recommends Extension of Therapeutic Indications for Cabozantinib and Nivolumab

On 25 February 2021, the European Medicines Agency’s (EMA’s) Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) adopted a positive opinion recommending a change...

Daughter Donates Hair to Mother After She Was Diagnosed with Stage IV Breast Cancer

Marybeth Kersey has wanted to donate her hair to her mother, Lynn Hier, since she first found out she had stage I breast cancer....