The man who was critically injured by a lightning strike over the weekend was “making a good recovery” Tuesday, according to an official.
Thousands gathered on the beach in Newport for a celebration of life ceremony, remembering lifeguard Ben Carlson, who died in the line of duty last week.
Two memorials were to take place Sunday in Newport Beach to remember a veteran lifeguard who drowned during a rescue.
The tragedy, the first on-duty lifeguard lost in the department’s 100-year history, weighs heavily on Carlson’s family.
Newport Beach is coping with tragedy Monday, one day after the community was struck with the loss of a popular lifeguard on duty.
The lifeguard was identified as 32-year-old Ben Carlson, a 15-year veteran of the department.
As Angelenos run for the beaches during this May heatwave, Southland lifeguards are urging them to check for possible riptides before jumping into the water.
Two teens were trapped and had to be rescued by Newport Beach first responders Sunday evening.
A memorial service is being held Sunday for a popular lifeguard who died after falling from his bike last month.
A popular lifeguard died Saturday after falling from his bike, according to officials.
A Newport Beach lifeguard is back on duty after winning an Olympic gold medal as the goalie of the U.S. Women’s Water Polo team.
A plan to replace the 30-year-old building used by lifeguards and Laguna Beach officials heads to a council vote Tuesday.
A 16-year-old girl was spotted tethered by a rope over the side of a seaside cliff today in San Pedro, but she made it to safety uninjured, a city fire official said.
The lifeguard who recovered Natalie Wood’s body from the waters off Catalina Island 30 years ago say he believes she could have been saved.
Friends for 20 years have an even deeper bond now that one has given his pal the ultimate gift…the gift of life.