Yakima Firefighters are Lending Out Life Vests To Encourage Water Safety
YAKIMA, Wash.- Drowning is the second leading cause of death for children under the age of 17 in Washington. To fight this, firefighters are lending out life-vests as part of their "Kids Don't Float" campaign.
Children up to the age of 17 can borrow life vests without any registration. You can pick up life vests at three locations:
1. Fire Station 93: 511 North 40th Avenue in Yakima
2. Fire Station 42: 4007 Common Wealth Drive in Terrace Heights
3. Fire Station 1: 7707 Tieton Drive in West Valley