LA JOLLA (CNS) - A man who suffered a five-minute-long seizure and may have been carrying drugs was lifted by helicopter from Black's Beach in La Jolla today, according to the San Diego Fire-Rescue Department.
Paramedics said the man was unconscious when they arrived just after 2:10 p.m., but that he became "combative" when they tried to put him in the helicopter.
The man was restrained and loaded onto the helicopter by 2:20 p.m. He was transported to a hospital.
Scanner reports said the man had a bottle of clear liquid that might contain drugs or alcohol with him.
Two people died early Sunday morning after a high-speed chase ended in a head-on crash in North County.
A warming trend that began Sunday in most of San Diego County will continue Monday with dry and warmer weather expected to continue until the middle of this week.
The San Diego Police Department has launched an internal investigation into a program intended to reward officers for making drug arrests.
Police were involved a pursuit late Saturday that ended with a deadly officer-involved shooting in Escondido.
A man was shot and killed by police at an officer- involved shooting in Escondido, a sheriff's lieutenant said Sunday.
A man threw rocks at vehicles on Interstate 5 near Imperial Beach Sunday, and threatened police with a pickaxe as he ran into a riverbed.
San Diego Sen. Toni Atkins will make history Wednesday when she becomes the first woman and first lesbian to hold the California Senate's top job.
A 16-year-old boy was allegedly drunk when he crashed his car into a stopped vehicle, pinning a motorist between two bumpers, police said Sunday.
A 27-year-old man suffered fatal injuries as the result of a "punching game'' inside of a bar Saturday morning in the Gaslamp
neighborhood of San Diego.
A large plume of smoke filled the sky in Miramar on Saturday morning after a concrete supply building went up in flames.