Firefighters used the Jaws of Life to rescue two people trapped in a car hanging over a coastal cliff in southern San Mateo County on Saturday night, a Cal Fire captain said.
Anyone planning to take a walk on the beach on Christmas should keep an eye on the surf, as a seasonal swell is forecast to hit Bay Area coastlines over the next couple of days.
Officials say two abalone divers died over the weekend in separate incidents at popular diving locations along the northern Sonoma Coast.
Authorities say an abalone diver who disappeared off the coast of Sonoma County is presumed dead.
Forecasters were warning beachgoers along the Northern California coast to be careful of sneaker waves, large surf and strong currents.
Authorities say three abalone divers died in separate incidents over the weekend in Northern California, where powerful rip currents were reported.
Traffic was flowing smoothly through California’s newest tunnel system at Devil’s Slide in San Mateo County Tuesday, a California Highway Patrol officer said.
The Sonoma County coroner’s office has identified a man who was swept out to sea from a beach in the Point Reyes National Seashore on New Year’s Day as 59-year-old Charles Francis Quaid, of Richmond.
Ice on the roadway near the coastal San Mateo County community of Pescadero prompted authorities to issue an alert to motorists Wednesday morning.
Eleven people aboard a marijuana-laden panga smuggler boat have been arrested on a remote Santa Barbara County beach.