Coast Guard locates female body in Napa River

Coast Guard locates female body in Napa River
SAN FRANCISCO – Wednesday, at approximately 10:30 p.m., the Coast Guard was notified of a missing jet skier on the Napa River. A Coast Guard rescue boat and helicopter were immediately dispatched to the area, as well as a Napa Sherriff’s Department boat and a California Highway Patrol helicopter.  Searching continued throughout the evening. At approximately 7:45 a.m., Thursday, a Coast...

Man airlifted from Napa River after being swept downstream

ALAMEDA, Calif. — The Coast Guard rescued a man who was swept downstream in the Napa River at approximately 10:30 p.m. Tuesday. Coast Guard rescuers found the man clinging to shoreline rocks after searching the Napa River in American Canyon for more than two hours. Responders included the Coast Guard Cutter Pike, Coast Guard Air Station San Francisco helicopter crew, Coast Guard Station Vallejo small...