drowning

2-year-old drowns in Granite Bay pool

A 2-year-old drowned to death Wednesday morning in a neighbor’s Granite Bay pool, Placer County Sheriffs said. Isabelle Rose Goforth, known as “Izzy,” had gone missing the s ...

Heroes save boy's life

It was the worst call of her life. June 23, a social worker called Susan Hunsinger to say her 6-year-old son was pulled lifeless out of a pool at California Family Fitness in Roc ...

Auburn man drowns in popular river swim spot

Authorities have identified a man who drowned after slipping off a rock into the swift-flowing water of the South Yuba River as an Auburn resident. The body of 20-year-old Robert ...

Car wash Saturday at Chana to aid family of drowning victim Noe Rodriquez

A car-wash fundraiser to help defray funeral costs for the family of American River drowning victim Noe Antonio Rodriguez will be held Saturday. Rodriquez, 21, was swept underwate ...

Auburn swimmer, 21, remains missing after American River plunge

There was still no trace Monday of a 21-year-old Auburn man who disappeared two days earlier while trying to swim across the frigid, raging American River. Ground searches were ha ...

Man drowns rafting American River

A man in his mid 20s drowned late Monday afternoon in the South Fork of the American River during a whitewater rafting guide training. The victim, whose name is not being released ...

Authorities release drowning victim’s ID

Authorities identified Wednesday the victim who drowned at the American River Confluence Monday afternoon. Chue Lao, who would’ve celebrated his 22nd birthday July 4th this yea ...

Auburn drowning victim a "hermit" who left death a mystery

By the look of things – after his body was recovered from the Wise Canal in North Auburn last week – the man with the scraggly, graying beard and the unkempt, long hair could h ...

Canal drowning victim was Auburn man, 51

The swift-flowing water of a North Auburn canal is deep, cold and proved deadly for Auburn resident David Lee Miller. Miller’s body was recovered from the canal Wednesday and th ...