Drowning Death

Monte Rio

Man Drowns In Monte Rio, Body Found At Bottom Of Russian River

A man drowned Saturday afternoon after he went missing in the Russian River near Monte Rio Beach.



5-Year-Old Pacifica Girl Found Drowned In Bathtub

A 5-year-old Pacifica girl may have drowned in her bathtub on Saturday, police said.


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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.


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San Mateo Man Drowns At Lake Tahoe After Falling Off Paddleboard

Authorities say a 42-year-old San Mateo man drowned at Lake Tahoe after falling off a paddleboard.


Debra Crenshaw

Woman Who Died In Minivan That Sank In SF Bay Identified

A woman who died in a minivan that drove into the San Francisco Bay on Friday has been identified as 60-year-old Debra Crenshaw, according to the medical examiner’s office.


Kauai Drowning Location

SF Man Drowns, Another Presumed Dead On Kauai

Authorities found the body of one San Francisco man and another is presumed drowned after an incident on Hawaii’s Kauai Island on Friday.


Driver Drowns In SJ Pond

Woman Dies After Car Plunges From SJ Freeway Onramp Into Pond

One woman was killed Sunday afternoon when her car went off the Almaden Expressway onramp to state Highway 85 and landed in a pond.



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.”


Actress Natalie Wood.  (Photo credit by Hulton Archive/Getty Images)

Actress Natalie Wood Death Probe Yields No New Finding

Nearly two months after reopening its investigation into the 1981 drowning death of movie star Natalie Wood, a San Francisco native, the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department has yet to come across new information that changes the case.