Some people; RIFLE — A 20-year-old Parachute man who fell into the Colorado River in Rifle on Tuesday night is believed to have drowned, Rifle Police Chief Daryl Meisner said Wednesday. The victim and two other men, including his brother, had reportedly floated down the Colorado River from the Silt area on an air bed , Meisner said. first article: http://www.gjsentinel.com/news/content/epaper/editions/thursday/6_10_drowning_www.html Petersen’s likely drowning, along with that of 53-year-old Les Raleigh Nomandin in a kayaking accident on the Crystal River south of Carbondale on Wednesday, had two things in common: Both men were from the Parachute area, and neither wore a life jacket. second article: http://www.gjsentinel.com/news/content/epaper/editions/saturday/6_12_3a_river_search_update.html I mean, I feel bad for the guy's family but, really, floating the Colorado on an air matress? You have to expect a group of guy's who hop on an air bed not to have life jackets but the kayaker?