A seriously injured Mavericks surfer is pulled out of the water by a photographer on a personal watercraft on Jan. 22, 2010. (Photo by Don Montgomery/Special to CBS 5)

Mavericks Surfer Critical, In Coma After Wipeout

An Orange County surfer who wiped out on a treacherous wave at Mavericks over the weekend was in a medically induced coma on Monday afternoon, hospital officials said.

KPIX 5 | CBS San Francisco–01/24/2011

Surfers ride wave during Mavericks Surf Competition, Half Moon Bay. (AP)

Surfer Seriously Injured At Mavericks Spot In Half Moon Bay

A surfer was seriously injured at the Mavericks surfing spot in Half Moon Bay.

CBS San Francisco–01/22/2011