A naked body that washed ashore a Southern California beach is believed to be that of a missing surfer who was likely attacked by a shark after drowning, officials said Thursday.
A pregnant off-duty Sheriff’s deputy is credited with saving the life of a drowning teenager.
A woman charged with murder in the drownings of her two young daughters committed suicide while incarcerated at the Lynwood jail, officials said Wednesday.
Police Wednesday were investigating the drowning of a 72-year-old gardener in the backyard pool at a home in Sunland.
Actor Robert Wagner has declined to be interviewed by detectives investigating the 1981 drowning of his then-wife, Natalie Wood.
Rodney King died as the result of an accidental drowning, according to the San Bernardino County Coroner’s official report released Thursday.
Natalie Wood’s death certificate has been changed to reflect some of the uncertainties and lingering questions surrounding the actress’ drowning more than 30 years ago in the Pacific Ocean off Southern California.
A prayer vigil is planned Saturday for 6-year-old Jacob Adams, believed drowned Wednesday when he and his 10-year-old step brother fell into the rapids of the Merced River at Yosemite National Park.
Zachary Cavish misses his young friend.
Authorities say two men broke into a La Quinta home and tried to drown the 63-year-old resident in his bathtub during a home invasion, a sheriff’s department spokesman said.
The Los Angeles Coroner’s office has decided to change Natalie Wood’s cause of death from accidental drowning to “undetermined.”
A year-old child is in grave condition after being pulled unconscious from a backyard pool in Moreno Valley Thursday afternoon.
One of Rodney King’s daughters remembered him not as a civil rights figure, but as a “gentle giant” of a father, as he was buried Saturday.
Autopsy results for Rodney King, the man at the center of an infamous police beating that ignited the 1992 Los Angeles riots, were deferred Monday pending additional toxicology results.
Authorities Tuesday were investigating the drowning death of a 6-year-old girl.