Woman rescued from Newport Harbor dies

November 6, 2018

NEWPORT, R.I. (AP) — Police say a woman who was rescued last month from Newport Harbor in Rhode Island has died.

Lt. Frank Rosa tells The Newport Daily News the woman was pulled from the water near the Goat Island causeway on Oct. 21.

He publicly identified her Tuesday as 40-year-old Karen Ramos, of Providence. The death is not considered suspicious.

Fire Chief Brian Dugan says she was found unresponsive.

He says she was taken to Rhode Island Hospital in Providence where she died.

Rosa did not say when the woman died.


Information from: The Newport Daily News.

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