Drowning

Carlos Francies

Funeral Thursday For Contra Costa Deputy Who Drowned Trying To Save Friend

The funeral for a Contra Costa County sheriff’s deputy who drowned last week while attempting to save a friend on Lake Tahoe is scheduled for Thursday.

08/19/2015

Carlos Francies

Contra Costa Deputy Drowns In Lake Tahoe While Trying To Help Friend

An off-duty Contra Costa Sheriff’s deputy drowned in Lake Tahoe while trying to come to the aid of a family member who appeared to be struggling in the water, according to authorities.

08/13/2015

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Lifesaving Video Game Teaches You To ‘Spot The Drowning Child’

Drowning doesn’t look like drowning. That’s the message Francisco Saldaña is getting across by a series of educational videos called Spot The Drowning Child.

08/11/2015

Drowning

8-Month-Old Infant Rushed To Antioch Hospital After Possibly Drowning

An 8-month-old infant was rushed to the hospital after possibly drowning Wednesday afternoon in Antioch, a fire official said.

07/22/2015

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.

07/05/2015

Six-year old boys Clemens (L) and Niko dive in a basin of the Freibad Lister Bad public swimming pool in Hanover, central Germany, on July 24, 2012. Meteorologists forecast sunny summer weather with temperatures reaching up to 30 degrees Celsius and even more in most parts of the country. AFP PHOTO / JULIAN STRATENSCHULTE GERMANY OUT (Photo credit should read JULIAN STRATENSCHULTE/AFP/GettyImages)

Experts Warn Kids Can Drown Hours After Leaving Pool

This particular drowning doesn’t occur while swimming though. It happens hours after the child has left the water.

06/25/2015

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1-Year-Old Girl Found Floating In Concord Backyard Swimming Pool Dies

A one-year-old girl who was found floating face down in a backyard pool in Concord Thursday night has died.

06/05/2015

PACIFICA, CA - FEBRUARY 08: A wave breaks on the Pacifica Pier (credit: Erik Simonson)

Drowned Man In Pacifica Identified

Authorities identified the man who drowned while surfing with his son off a Pacifica beach on Monday was a 60-year-old resident of that city.

11/06/2014

PACIFICA, CA - FEBRUARY 08: A wave breaks on the Pacifica Pier (credit: Erik Simonson)

60-Year Old Man Surfing With His Son Drowns At Linda Mar Beach In Pacifica

A 60-year-old man drowned at Linda Mar Beach in Pacifica while surfing with his son on Monday, a police captain said.

11/04/2014

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11-Year-Old Boy Drown In Aptos Swimming Pool

An 11-year-old boy died Friday after accidentally falling into a swimming pool in the unincorporated Santa Cruz County area of Aptos despite a sheriff’s deputy’s attempt to save him, a sheriff’s spokesman said Monday.

11/03/2014

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