BDE: 9-Year-Old Boy Drowns On Camp Trip to Water Park

A 9 year old boy drowned while on a camp trip Tuesday evening. The boy, from the Belzer Talmud Torah in Boro Park, was at a water park in New Jersey along with boys from other camps.


Tzvi (Hersh) Elimelech Yechiel Michel Grossman OBM, was at the Sahara Sam’s Oasis water Park in New Jersey on a camp trip, with multiple camps. Around 7:30pm, tragedy struck.

Responders attempted everything they could to revive him, but ultimately he was niftar.

State police are on scene, and have reportedly placed the facility on lock down as they investigate.

Boruch Dayan Hoemes