A 12-year-old boy who drowned in an Antioch canal over the holiday weekend was visiting a friend whom he had gone to school with in Alameda, a school employee said.
A 13-year-old boy has drowned after ending up in a Contra Costa County canal filled with swift-moving water.
Catherine Perata, the 38-year-old woman who was found dead Saturday in a swimming pool at her Napa home, was former state Senate President pro tem Don Perata’s daughter-in-law, Napa police said Monday afternoon.
Two brothers drowned and their sister and brother survived after the siblings’ canoe capsized in the Lexington Reservoir near Los Gatos on Sunday, according to the Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office.
Two people are confirmed dead after a canoe carrying four people capsized in a reservoir near Los Gatos Sunday afternoon.
Officials have identified the California man who drowned in waters off Kauai as Cristian Lung of Castro Valley. Kauai County said in a statement Friday Lung was 41 years old.
A seven-year-old child drowned in a backyard pool in Fairfield Saturday morning.
A married couple from San Jose died while they were scuba diving just south of Carmel on Friday, a state park superintendent said.
The U.S. Coast Guard, National Park Service and East Bay Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals teamed up to remind people that while dogs almost always survive being swept out to sea, their owners usually don’t.
Officials have suspended the search for the body of a second Bay Area man who drowned off Kauai on Friday.