INDIANAPOLIS—The Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH) is reminding Hoosiers this summer to protect themselves from illness and injury in pools, lakes and other bodies of water.

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), an average of 10 people die in the U.S. each day from unintentional drowning. In Indiana, 114 people died of drowning last year. 

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