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L.I. YMCA Hopes To Prevent Tragedies With Swimming Lessons

A Long Island woman who lost her two children in a drowning accident has launched a call to improve pool safety just in time for swimming season.

06/18/2013

A makeshift memorial sits outside the Central Islip home of Ralph Knowles, 5, and Sharon Knowles, 7 on Monday, April 15, 2013. Police say the two drowned in a neighbor's pool. (credit: Alex Silverman/WCBS 880)

Police Investigating Drowning Deaths Of L.I. Brother, Sister

A makeshift memorial is growing outside the home of Ralph Knowles, 5, and Sharon Knowles, 7. The two died Sunday after they were pulled from the waters of a neighbor’s uncovered above ground pool in ´╗┐Central Islip,´╗┐ police said.

04/15/2013