Daughter looks horrified from the beach while her parents are dragged to the ocean in Oregon

A girl watched in horror as her parents were dragged out to sea off the coast of Oregon

Daughter, 10 years old, looks horrified from the beach while her parents are dragged to the sea in Oregon

  • Oregon state police said Miaochan Chen, 49, and Wenjun Zhu, 41, who moved to the United States from China in July, were visiting Otter Crest Loop, Oregon
  • The family had traveled a path to the rocks that dominated the ocean when suddenly a wave covered them.
  • Chen and Zhu were swept in the ocean around 5:30 pm on Sunday when their 10-year-old daughter saw them in horror
  • The couple, who was recovered and taken to the hospital where they were declared dead

Hannah Parry for Dailymail.com

One girl watched in horror as her parents were dragged out to sea off the Oregon coast.

Oregon state police said Miaochan Chen, 49, and Wenjun Zhu, 41, who migrated to the United States from China in July, were visiting Otter Crest Loop, near Depoe Bay, with their 10-year-old daughter.

The family had traversed a path to the rocks that dominated the ocean when suddenly a wave covered them.

A girl watched in horror as her parents were dragged out to sea off the coast of Oregon

A girl watched in horror as her parents were dragged out to sea off the coast of Oregon

Chen and Zhu, who lived in Lake Oswego, Oregon, were dragged into the ocean around 5:30 p.m. Sunday.

The emergency teams were called to the scene and the married couple was recovered an hour later.

The couple, who did not respond, were taken to the hospital where they were pronounced dead.

The family only moved to the United States two months earlier. Your family has been informed through the Consulate of China.

Her daughter has been temporarily placed in a local foster home and the Department of Human Services is working with families for a more permanent solution.

The US Coast Guard UU And the OSP would like to remind all bathers, residents and visitors that they are always aware of the dangerous conditions in the coastal regions.

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