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Diver dies off coast near Sea Ranch

Published: Saturday, April 27, 2013 at 1:54 p.m.
Last Modified: Saturday, April 27, 2013 at 1:54 p.m.

The Sonoma County sheriff's helicopter Henry-1 found a missing diver dead in the ocean south of Shell Beach in Sea Ranch. The diver went missing at about 1:15 p.m.

Emergency dispatch officials said the person, whose identity and gender were unknown, was with a fellow diver but got “lost" in the ocean.

Cal Fire crews and life guards assisted the helicopter crew in the search.

No further details were immediately available.

— Martin Espinoza

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