On July 25, 2023, a tragic incident occurred off the coast of Rockport, Massachusetts, resulting in the death of a 40-year-old woman from South Boston. The woman, identified as Sara Elizabeth Nivens, was scuba diving with her father when the incident took place.
According to reports, authorities received an emergency call regarding a scuba diving accident. Rescue teams promptly responded to the distress call and rushed to the scene. Upon arrival, they found the woman unconscious and immediately initiated life-saving measures. Despite their efforts, the woman could not be revived and was pronounced dead at the scene.
The cause of the woman’s death has not been officially disclosed yet. Authorities from various agencies are collaborating to thoroughly examine the incident and determine the sequence of events that led to the tragedy.
Scuba diving is a popular recreational activity in the Rockport area, attracting enthusiasts from near and far.