Ocean Beach (SF) Surfer Dies After Being Rescued

Our thoughts and prayers go out to the as-of-yet-unidentified surfer who passed away…

Ocean Beach

As reported on www.sfexaminer.com

A man rescued from the frigid waters of Ocean Beach Sunday afternoon died at a local hospital, according to the medical examiner's office.

Firefighters rescued the victim after 2 p.m. in the waters just south of the Cliff House, according to a dispatcher.

Emergency personnel administered CPR on the victim before he was taken to the hospital where he died, according to the U.S. Coast Guard.

Fire officials did not have information about what the man was doing in the water.