Ginnie Springs diver’s family suing instructor for wrongful death

Published: May. 23, 2022 at 6:22 PM EDT
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GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WCJB) - We’re following up on the death of a diver at Ginnie Springs.

The family of the diver is now launching a wrongful death lawsuit against an underwater welding instructor.

According to the complaint, 21-year-old Isaiah Johnson of Jacksonville drowned at Ginnie Springs on September 4th of last year.

He was at a party to celebrate his welding certification with his instructor Justin Morin of CDA Technical Institute.

They argue Morin failed to supervise Johnson while he dove into an underwater cave.

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