A Texas man on trip along with his household died Tuesday — two days after a sand dune collapsed on him at a Florida seaside.
Lee Goggin, 35, was digging a tunnel on the facet of a dune when it collapsed on him at a St.
Police stated Goggin handed a “don’t enter” signal earlier than digging up the opening, WFAA-TV reported.
Goggin suffered a coronary heart assault whereas he was buried alive within the sand, CBS Dallas reported.
Rachel Burt, Goggin’s sister, advised the authorities her household was touring to Disney World and stopped at a seaside earlier than checking into their resort, in accordance with Motion Information Jax.
She stated she noticed the dune collapse on her brother, and her husband and father tried to dig him out.
A hearth rescue staff arrived on the scene and eliminated a number of ft of sand that fell on prime of him.
Goggin was then taken to a close-by hospital the place he was in a medically induced coma Monday.