Workers on San Francisco’s waterfront had quite a shock Saturday morning. As a tugboat crew was removing a dilapidated dry dock in the bay near Pier 50, a dead body floated to the surface.
A tugboat engine fire on a boat docked along the Alameda shoreline sent three people to the hospital Wednesday morning, an Alameda fire official said.
A tugboat struck and sank a sailboat Saturday just outside the Golden Gate Bridge, throwing two people into the chilly water, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.
A man was rescued off the coast of San Francisco after his boat overturned in the Bay Thursday evening, a U.S. Coast Guard spokesman said.
A search was being conducted near Pier 80 Sunday afternoon for a missing kayaker, a San Francisco police spokesman said.
State wildlife officials have banned fishing along a two-and-a-half mile stretch of the Petaluma River because of an oil spill Monday.