Authorities say an abalone diver who disappeared off the coast of Sonoma County is presumed dead.
A spokesman for the California Department and Fish and Wildlife died over the weekend while snorkeling in Hawaii.
Authorities have identified a 78-year-old Port of Oakland longshoreman who died after his truck plunged into the San Francisco Bay.
The Coast Guard said a woman was swept out to sea by a large wave and drowned while walking with a friend and her dog on a Northern California beach.
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.
A man was found dead early Wednesday morning after drowning in a water-filled rock quarry behind the Rockridge Shopping Center in Oakland Tuesday night, according to an Oakland fire battalion chief.
Divers Monday afternoon recovered the body of a San Francisco man who drowned in Lake Berryessa in Napa County on Sunday afternoon, a sheriff’s captain said.
A body was found in the Russian River near the unincorporated community of Forestville on Wednesday afternoon, according to the Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office.
A Bay Area family is mourning the deaths of two cousins who drowned when their boat capsized in the San Joaquin-Sacramento River Delta west of Stockton.
An internal memo appears to contradict claims by Alameda fire officials in the wake of a man’s suicide in San Francisco Bay while firefighters and police watched from the shore.