CARLSBAD (CNS) - A 5-year-old girl almost drowned in a pool at a Carlsbad hotel, but was pulled to safety by a family friend and revived by a pair of employees, authorities said.
The girl was not breathing and did not have a pulse at about 5:15 p.m. Thursday, when the family friend brought her up from the bottom of the pool at the Cape Rey Carlsbad hotel on Ponto Road near Carlsbad Boulevard.
Moments later, two employees began CPR on the unresponsive girl and someone called 911, according to Carlsbad police.
The girl eventually regained consciousness. Arriving police and paramedics found her semi-conscious and crying, police said.
She was taken in an unknown condition to Rady Children's Hospital in San Diego, according to police.
A pedestrian suffered major injuries Monday when she was struck by a car while crossing a street in the El Cerrito area, police said.
Strong and gusty Santa Ana winds, low humidity levels and high temperatures prompted the National Weather Service to issue a red flag fire warning Monday in San Diego County.
A man led police on a short car chase and barricaded himself in a Mission Bay motel before officers were able to arrest him Sunday.
Authorities were searching for a suspect on Sunday following an attempted sexual assault in Little Italy.
For years, there have been reports of Sears death spiraling toward the corporate graveyard alongside other popular brick-and-mortar retailers.
Temperatures Monday are warm, above average for the coast but below average at the desert. Santa Ana wind event will produce low humidity and gusty winds.
Bike riders, scooter users and pedestrians -- and bad drivers -- in Mission Beach and Pacific Beach will be targeted for safety enforcement by San Diego police Sunday.
Just a few days ago thunderstorms rolled through San Diego bringing measurable rain to the county for the first time in months. But things are about to change as strong Santa Anas are headed our way.
An overflowing sewage line in Del Mar prompted authorities to warn visitors to stay out of the water at a section of the city's shoreline Sunday.