TUOLUMNE COUNTY (CBS13) – Two people have died at God’s Bath swimming hole in Tuolumne County on Friday, authorities said.
The Tuolumne County Sheriff’s Office says there were only two victims — not three as originally reported — involved in the deadly drowning. One man was pulled from the river at God’s Bath, a popular swimming spot in the Stanislaus National Forest.READ MORE: Record-Breaking Temperatures Posted Around Sacramento Region Friday
Recovery teams were at the river today searching for the second body.READ MORE: Sacramento Mayor Joins Group Pushing For Reparations For Black Communities As Country Celebrates Juneteenth As Federal Holiday
God’s Bath is tucked away in the hills, a frequent attraction of adventure seekers. But it can be extremely hard to get to if you don’t know the area.MORE NEWS: 'The Heat Is Unbearable': Friday Night Out Brings Sacramento Crowds Inside To Beat The Heat
According to the sheriff’s office, people have had to jump in and save drowning victims at God’s Bath before, including an incident in 2019 where a woman was pulled to safety by someone who then revived her using CPR.