Accidental Death

Caltrain (Lucius Kwok)

Caltrain Strikes, Kills Man In Atherton

A man was struck and killed by a train near the Atherton Caltrain station early Saturday morning, an agency spokeswoman said.

03/15/2014

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Boogie Boarder Dies From Injuries Off Santa Cruz

A boogie boarder who died after being pulled from the ocean in Santa Cruz on Friday has been identified as James Zenk of Mountain View.

01/26/2014

hard hat, construction, road closed

Bulldozer Operator Dies In Freak Accident In Glen Ellen

Sonoma County Sheriff’s Department is investigating a tractor death from Friday evening, a sheriff’s sergeant said.

01/19/2014

California Highway Patrol officer, CHP

Off Duty CHP Officer Killed In Accident While Working On Car

The Monterey County Sheriff’s Office was investigating the death of an off-duty California Highway Patrol Officer.

03/29/2013

Escape From Alcatraz

Texas Man Dies During Escape From Alcatraz Triathlon

Officials say a 46-year-old Texas man died in the frigid waters of San Francisco Bay just moments after the start of the Escape From Alcatraz Triathlon.

03/03/2013

(CBS)

Salinas Toddler Killed When Father Backs Over Her

A 1-year-old girl was killed when her father accidentally backed over her with a car in Salinas on Saturday afternoon, a police commander said Sunday.

10/21/2012

Drowning

Police Call Drowning In San Mateo Lagoon ‘Tragic Accident’

Police say an apparent drowning of a three-year-old girl in a San Mateo lagoon appears to be nothing more than what a police spokesman called a “tragic accident.”

06/17/2012

(CBS)

Father Accidentally Runs Over, Kills Son In Antioch

Antioch police Capt. Leonard Orman said the boy’s father was driving a car on Pembroke Court Monday when he accidentally struck the boy.

12/27/2011

Scuba Death

2 High School Students Die In Monterey Diving Accident

Two 17-year-old high school students from Carson City, Nev. died Saturday while scuba diving in Monterey Bay.

CBS San Francisco–04/10/2011

(CBS)

San Francisco Printing Firm Execs Charged In Pregnant Worker Death

San Francisco prosecutors have filed manslaughter charges against the owner and the manager of a printing company where a pregnant worker was killed in a printing press accident in 2008.

CBS San Francisco–10/18/2010

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