The man reportedly has been identified as Ryan Scheer.
Officials said the girl is expected to make a full recovery.
“Ricky at some point said ‘I can’t swim, I’m tired.’ And he was wearing his cross. And he just held on to his cross.”
Authorities Monday identified a man who drowned at Zuma Beach when he became caught in a riptide in high surf and slipped under the waves.
The campaign comes in response to what officials are calling a “disturbing number” of recent drownings and near-drownings countywide.
A 9-month-old drowned in the family’s backyard swimming pool after managing to slip away from its mother, Orange County fire officials said Sunday.
A woman in her 50s drowned in her bathtub this morning in Lake Forest, authorities said.
Monday’s ruling means that 30-year-old Lucero Carrera faces 25 years to life in prison when she’s sentenced next month.
The 2-year-old was the second O.C. drowning in the first 23 days of the year
Homicide detectives are investigating the circumstances surrounding the death of a man whose body was found on the beach in Marina del Rey.
Authorities say a man has apparently drowned in Newport Beach.
A year-old girl who fell in the pool of her La Palma home was saved from drowning by a family member, authorities said Wednesday.
Inland Empire officials say a 2-year-old boy and 34-year-old woman drowned in a swimming pool Sunday.
Authorities say a man has drowned during a backyard pool party in Riverside.
A foreign exchange student from China who drowned in the swimming pool of his host family was identified on Saturday.