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A diver goes under at the Port of Oakland in search of a submerged vehicle. (CBS)

Longshoreman Killed In Port Of Oakland Accident Identified

Authorities have identified a 78-year-old Port of Oakland longshoreman who died after his truck plunged into the San Francisco Bay.

05/20/2013

A Coast Guard crew on the San Francisco Bay. (CBS)

Woman Swept Out To Sea Drowns Near Shelter Cove

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.

01/28/2013

Coast Guard Rescue

Man Swept Out To Sea From Point Reyes Seashore Identified As Richmond Resident

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.

01/02/2013

Crews search for a missing man who may have fallen into a lake at an Oakland Quarry on November 20, 2012. (CBS)

Man Searching For Cat Drowns In Oakland Rock Quarry

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.

11/21/2012

Lake Berryessa

San Francisco Man Drowns In Lake Berryessa

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.

07/23/2012

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Body Found In Russian River Near Forestville

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.

07/05/2012

Acemoore Pittman and Johnnie Johnson drowned when their boat capsized along the Sacramento-San Joaquin Delta on June 16, 2012. (CBS)

2 Bay Area Men Killed In Delta Boating Accident

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.

06/18/2012

Raymond Zack drowned 50 feet offshore at Crown Memorial State Beach in Alameda on May 30, 2011 as firefighters and police watched.

Memo Contradicts Fire Dept. Claims In Alameda Drowning

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.

CBS San Francisco–06/10/2011

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New Policy After Crews Watch Man Die In Bay Off Alameda

Alameda officials said Tuesday they’ll change the island city’s water rescue policy after an apparently suicidal man died in 54-degree water.

CBS San Francisco–05/31/2011

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Man Drowns In San Francisco Bay In Apparent Suicide

Emergency responders were unable to rescue a 53-year-old man who lost consciouness in San Francisco Bay off the Alameda shore Monday in what police are calling an apparent suicide.

CBS San Francisco–05/30/2011

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