(08-24) 05:58 PDT -- The San Mateo County Coroner's Office is working to identify the
body of an unidentified diver was found in the waters off of Pacifica
State Beach on Monday morning, Pacifica police said.
Members of the North County Fire Authority and Coastside Fire Protection
District were dispatched to the area at about 11:40 a.m. for a water rescue off
Linda Mar Beach.
Reports indicated the subject, who was wearing a wetsuit and diving
equipment, had been found motionless in the water near the rocky shoreline.
Paramedics determined the 50-year-old man was deceased and contacted police.
Authorities have not determined the cause of death, however, there was no
evidence of foul play and the investigation is ongoing.
An unoccupied vehicle was found nearby in the general parking area, but it
has not been determined if it belonged to the diver.
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