Costa Rica News – An American tourist is missing, having been carried by a strong current. Joshua Byrnd was driving with his wife and daughter. He tried to cross a ravine but it had grown by heavy rains. A current impacted the side of the vehicle, dragged it and filled it with water.
He shouted to them to get out. His wife got out with the girl in one arm. He got out too and his wife had him by the arm but the strong current took him.
The incident occurred late in the afternoon in the Pozo Azul stream in Dominicalito, Bahía Ballena, Osa. They had arrived in the country for a second honeymoon and were on their way to the supermarket when this occurred.