Tennessee father who died saving 3 daughters at NC beach identified
The incident occurred around 1 p.m. when Brown’s daughters were caught in a riptide near the west end of Shackleford Banks. He immediately jumped into the water to save his three girls.
The children were rescued by bystanders and a man in a boat, but the father wasn’t able to make it back, police say.
Rescue crews attempted CPR on him, but upon arrival at a local hospital, was pronounced dead.