How far would you go to save your dog? Sadly, the teen in this story and his parents all drowned after their dog was pulled out into 8-10′ waves. Their son went in first and then his dad went in to rescue him. When the teen came back to shore he and his mom went in after dad who was nowhere to be found.
Their daughter call 9-1-1 for help when it became clear her parents and brother were being pulled away from shore. The dog was able to make it back to shore and survived.
This happened off the coast in Northern California where the waves can be extremely powerful and difficult for even the best swimmers to handle.
Here’s a link to the original news: Couple swept to sea in effort to save son, dog
We wish their daughter the very best as she navigates her way through life having lost her family to the ocean while she watched helplessly.