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Water Rescue

Two teenagers and a rescuer gather around an injured companion at San Francisco China Beach, February 27, 2014. (CBS)

Teenager Injured When Three Fall Over Cliff at SF China Beach

San Francisco firefighters were called to China Beach on Thursday to rescue three teenagers who fell over a cliff along the shore.

02/27/2014

Child Falls Into Vallejo Pond

Toddler Falls Into Vallejo Creek While Fishing With Grandmother

A toddler was in critical condition Saturday evening after falling into a Vallejo creek during a fishing trip with his grandmother, a fire official said.

11/30/2013

San Francisco Bay

2 Firefighters Injured During Urban Shield Water Rescue Exercise On SF Bay

Two firefighters sustained minor injuries during an Urban Shield water rescue exercise on the San Francisco Bay on Friday afternoon.

10/26/2013

Dumbarton Bridge (Caltrans)

Crew Rescued From Boat Near Dumbarton Bridge

Eight people had to be rescued, after their airboat struck a submerged pylon.

10/24/2013

CHP Helicopter

Coast Guard, CHP Rescue 3 From Suisun Bay

California Highway Patrol and U.S. Coast Guard crews teamed up to rescue three people from the waters of Suisun Bay after their catamaran capsized Saturday evening.

05/26/2013

The Artemis Racing 72-foot catamaran overturned on San Francisco Bay, May 9, 2013 during practice for the America's Cup. (CBS)

Olympic Gold Medalist Killed After America’s Cup Racing Boat Capsizes On SF Bay

The 36-year-old deceased sailor, identified as Olympic gold medalist Andrew “Bart” Simpson of the United Kingdom, was “well-known and regarded as an expert racer,” said San Francisco Fire Chief Joanne Hayes-White.

05/09/2013

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Man Rescued From Water Near SF Hyde Street Pier

Emergency crews rescued a person from the water near the Hyde Street Pier in San Francisco Monday morning, according to fire officials.

02/04/2013

The U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Aspen in the San Francisco Bay (U.S. Coast Guard)

Sailboat Struck, Sunk By Tugboat Near Golden Gate Bridge

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.

01/27/2013

McCovey Cove beyond the right field wall at AT&T Park. (Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Fans Saved From San Francisco Bay After McCovey Cove Giants Game Outing

Three San Francisco Giants fans were rescued by the Coast Guard on San Francisco Bay overnight, after their boat ran out of gas, and drifted into marshland near the Oakland Estuary.

09/20/2012

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3 Rescued From Water At Sonoma County Beach

A Sonoma Coast State Beach lifeguard prevented three people from drowning at Wright’s Beach on the Sonoma County coast Monday morning, a sheriff’s sergeant said.

03/19/2012

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