CASTILE – Dive teams have recovered the body of the second missing child who was swept over Letchworth State Park’s lower falls on Saturday.
According to a press release from the NYS Police, late Tuesday afternoon June 14, 2016, Underwater Recovery Team from the Livingston County Sheriff’s Office and the State Police located and recovered Dylan Giangregorio, 9, from the Genesee River below Lower Falls. Dylan was removed from the scene and transported to the Monroe County Medical Examiner’s Office.
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“Law enforcement and emergency responders involved in this tragic accident worked diligently to locate the victims, and offer their sympathies to the family and friends of Dylan and his brother Preston,” said the NYS Police on their website.
Preston’s body was found on Sunday.
On June 11, 2016, at 7 p.m., seven people went over the lower falls at Letchworth State Park, five of which were rescued and transported to Strong Memorial Hospital with injuries varying from serious to minor.
Calls began coming in around 6:30 p.m. Saturday night, for multiple people over the falls. New York State Park Police were on scene as well as New York State Police and Wyoming County Sheriffs. New York State Police Helicopters and Underwater Recovery Team (URT) were also being used to search for those who fell in.
Throughout Monday June 13, 2016, Underwater Recovery Team from the State Police and Livingston County Sheriff’s Office, assisted by Adventure Calls Rafting, Inc., have continued searches of the Genesee River below Lower Falls at Letchworth State Park. State Park Police Officers and Troopers are also actively engaged at the scene of Saturday’s accident, with support from Pike Ambulance.
This is an ongoing investigation and the names of the parties involved are not being released at this time.