Daniyah Dawson: Alabama Teen Drowns As Stepfather Insists She Learn How To Swim


Daniyah Dawson, a 15-year-old Alabama teen, drowned during the Labor Day Weekend at Oak Mountain State Park after her STEPFATHER TRIED to show her how to swim. Witnesses say the girl’s mother begged the man not to take her daughter out there. They also said another man risked his life to save her because the stepfather DIDN’T KNOW how to swim. Her body was found in the water after an extensive search. Daniyah Dawson, also known as Da’Niyah Dawson was a up and coming star at Carver High school in Birmingham, where she was in the 10th grade.


It appears all of her social media sites, such as Facebook and Instagram were shut down. We’ll provide more on this story as information becomes available.



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