Folsom Lake Life Vest

Toddler’s Near-Drowning Brings Life Vest Reminders At Folsom Lake

A toddler’s near-drowning at Folsom Lake is a frightening reminder to parents to make sure their child is wearing a properly fitting life vest.



Lifeguard: Life Vest Created More Complications For Drowning Girl

A life vest may have actually endangered a little girl rather than help her after falling into Folsom Lake Saturday afternoon.


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Crews Search For Teen Who Went Missing In Sacramento River

The search for a teen who went missing in the water while playing with a friend has been called off for the day.


Sandy Beach Drowning

Teenager Drowns at Sandy Beach

A holiday outing at Sandy Beach in Solano County turned tragic when a teenager drowned in the Sacramento River.


water rescue

Man’s Body Recovered After Disappearing In Lake Natoma

A nice day on the lake turned to tragedy after a man swimming with friends went under water and never came up.



UPDATE: Identity Of Man Drowned While Boating On Sacramento River Released

The body of a man who drowned while fishing with his wife Sunday on the Sacramento River has been recovered.



Woman Swept Out To Sea And Drowned By Sneaker Wave

A woman was swept out to sea by a large wave and drowned on a Northern California beach Sunday in the third such tragedy in the region this winter, authorities said.


Phillip Mattingly

Body Of Man Missing Near Mare Island Found

The Contra Costa County coroner’s office says the body of boater missing for over a week has been found.


Rescue Boat

UPDATE: Man Identified In Drowning Accident In Walnut Grove

Family and friends of a young man are in a state of sadness and shock after the man dove off a dock piling and never came back up.


Emergency vehicles respond to the American River near Highway 160 on Tuesday, July 3, 2012. (credit: CBS13)

UPDATE: American River Drowning Victim Identified

A 53-year-old man who died Tuesday afternoon after being pulled out of the American River in Sacramento has been identified.


Searching For Missing Woodland Man

UPDATE: Search Called Off For Woodland Man Missing In SF Bay

The search for a local man who fell into the San Francisco Bay Monday night has been called off.


Dive teams prepare to search for a missing swimmer near Sandy Beach Park on Aug. 2, 2011.

Man Drowns Near Solano County Beach

A man drowned Tuesday after being caught in swift currents in a Solano County River, authorities said.