Final report on death of Sea World trainer released.
The sheriff's department in Orlando, Florida released its final report on the death of a Sea World trainer who was killed by a whale in February. Findings show that Dawn Brancheau fought to free herself from the whale after he caught her hair. She apparently freed herself and tried to swim back to the surface, but the whale went at her and eventually killing her. The autopsy shows the trainer died of drowning and traumatic injuries.