A man who was found dead at San Francisco’s Ocean Beach on Thursday morning has been identified by the medical examiner’s office as 30-year-old Alex Peer.
The body was reported at 7:26 a.m. face-down in the water near Great Highway and Judah Street, fire spokeswoman Mindy Talmadge said.
An early-morning fire at Sutro Heights park burned brush and grass near a homeless encampment but did not cause any property damage or injuries, a fire lieutenant said.
A section of San Francisco’s Ocean Beach remained closed Wednesday afternoon as crews work to clean up a sewage discharge. The beach has a no-swimming advisory as water quality tests are conducted
A surfer stranded on the rocks at San Francisco’s Ocean Beach was rescued and brought to shore Saturday morning.
A man and woman had their car stolen at gunpoint near San Francisco’s Ocean Beach early Thursday morning, police said.
A Navy hovercraft has landed on San Francisco’s Ocean Beach as part of a disaster response training exercise during Fleet Week.
The fire department received a report at 10:21 a.m. that the bodysurfer was stranded near Seal Rock on the northern end of Ocean Beach, fire spokeswoman Mindy Talmadge said.
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Four people were rescued from the water off San Francisco’s Ocean Beach Wednesday, a Golden Gate National Recreation Area spokesman said.