Maitland, Florida Man Dies After Saving His Son From Drowning in North Carolina


Michael Grady will forever be a hero to his son, family, and the community. While on vacation in North Carolina, 12 year old, Austin Grady, got stuck in some boulders in a mountain stream. His father, Michael Grady, got into the water and positioned himself to save his son and keep his son above water. Tragically, Michael Grady got trapped as well and ultimately died from hypothermia from being in the water too long. The incident happened in the Cullasaja River near Highlands, North Carolina. You can read more about this story at Father Loses His Life Saving Son from Drowning in North Carolina.