It was an emotional day in Newport Beach on Sunday as family and friends of Ben Carlson gathered to reveal a very special tribute — the Benjamin M. Carlson lifeguard headquarters was officially named for the man who gave his life here to save another last summer.
It’s been a busy year for lifeguards at Zuma, Point Dume and other local beaches.
Because of Kaitlyn Truman’s quick response the little girl survived.
Los Angeles City Fire Department personnel were called to the Hollywood Premiere motel in the 5000 block of Hollywood Boulevard Monday afternoon after a mother attempted to save her children from drowning,
A large group marched to lifeguard headquarters to say a personal thank you.
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.