Water Rescue

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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.


Rescuers search for a missing boater after a boat capsized near Candlestick Point (CBS)

Boater Killed, Another Hospitalized After SF Bay Collision

A father and son whose dinghy overturned in the waters near Hunters Point were pulled from the San Francisco Bay Wednesday afternoon, but one did not survive the incident.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–08/03/2011

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Woman Faces Charges After Driving Into San Mateo Lagoon

A woman who allegedly lied to emergency officials about her husband and child being trapped in a car she had driven into a lagoon could face charges, San Mateo police said.

CBS San Francisco–06/27/2011

Raymond Zack drowned 50 feet offshore at Crown Memorial State Beach in Alameda on May 30, 2011 as firefighters and police watched.

Memo Contradicts Fire Dept. Claims In Alameda Drowning

An internal memo appears to contradict claims by Alameda fire officials in the wake of a man’s suicide in San Francisco Bay while firefighters and police watched from the shore.

CBS San Francisco–06/10/2011