CDNN: First-time scuba diver dies, police arrest Horizon Divers divemaster
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by LUTHER MONROE - CDNN Safety News Editor
KEY LARGO, Florida (20 Jan 2007) -- A college professor on holiday in Florida has died after a scuba diving accident in the Florida Keys.
Horizon Divers 'Cheecaview' dive boat where police arrested an employee of the PADI - National Geographic dive center on felony counts.
Kendra Conrad Motter, 40, of Canton, Ohio, died at Mariner's Hospital five days after she lost consciousness while scuba diving for the first time with Horizon Divers of Key Largo.
Police investigating the scuba diving fatality arrested and jailed Mike Ryan of Horizon Divers and charged him with felony counts for attempting to destroy evidence, resisting arrest and obstructing police officers...