Tag Archives: Drowning

Arcata woman drowns in Trinity River

Arcata woman drowns in Trinity River

Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office WILLOW CREEK – The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office urges caution when recreating in local rivers following the drowning death of an Arcata woman last week. On July 23 at about 6:18 p.m., Humboldt County Sheriff’s deputies were dispatched to the Trinity River at Kimtu Beach for the report of a possible

Man drowns in Trinity River

Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office On Monday August 14th, 2017 at approximately 3:45pm Humboldt County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a report of a swimmer in distress in the Trinity River.  It was reported by family members that 64-year-old Stanley Capoeman was swimming near the Red Rock/ Hostler Field area, when he suddenly yelled for help and was swept

Search called off for river victim

Mad River Union HOOPA – The Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office has suspended the search for a 22-year-old man who was swept down the Trinity River last week. The Sheriff’s Office, Hoopa Tribal Police and the U.S. Coast Guard searched for five days for Martin, who jumped in the river with friends near Tish Tang Creek

Two firefighters found dead in submerged car near Kimtu Beach

UPDATE:  The two U.S. Forest Service firefighters that died in this traffic collision have been identified as 29 year old Dale Alexander Mendes of Willow Creek (Driver) and 19 year old Jason Fritz Price, Jr. of Weitchpec (Right front passenger). CHP WILLOW CREEK – This afternoon , July 9, a citizen reported to a California Highway Patrol (CHP)

Visitor drowns at Agate Beach

HCSO PATRICK’S POINT – A 34-year-old man from Fairfield drowned last week while swimming at Agate Beach at Patrick’s Point State Park, On Friday, April 17  Thursday, April 16 (corrected 4.21.15) at about 2:30 p.m. Brad Lee Senatore entered the ocean water at Agate Beach for a leisure swim. The subject was wearing a wetsuit

Woman dies in kayak accident

HCSO EEL RIVER – A 24-year-old Massachusets woman died Sunday morning, Jan. 25 in kayaking accident on the Eel River. At about 9:45 am the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call regarding a kayak accident that had just occurred underneath the McCann Bridge on the Eel River. A female kayaker was trapped underneath

Tragedy at Big Lagoon

Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office BIG LAGOON – A 3-year-old toddler died after drowning Monday, Dec. 8 at Big Lagoon. At about 3:05 p.m. the Humboldt County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call of a missing toddler at the Big Lagoon County Park north of Trinidad. Deputies were immediately dispatched including Sheriff’s Search and Rescue personnel.