Gold Bar Volunteer Firefighter Dies In Kayak Accident February 14, 2018
CLICK TO ENLARGE: Gold Bar volunteer firefighter Sam Grafton seen in image posted over the weekend by Gold Bar Firefighter’s Association
Chronicle staff This report was first published as a front page feature story Feb, 12, 2018
(NORTH BEND, WA.) –- A weekend kayaking trip among friends on the north fork of the Snoqualmie River in King County turned to tragedy on Saturday when one of the kayakers ran into trouble and lost his life on the river.
He was identified Saturday by the Gold Bar Firefighters Association as one of their own, 25-year old volunteer firefighter/EMT Sam Grafton.
Read the rest of this Feb. 12 front page story here.