CHP rescues man stranded in San Joaquin river at night

OAKLEY, Calif. - A man was rescued from a dock floating in the San Joaquin River Tuesday night after being stranded, according to the California Hi...

May 25, 2023
10:36 AM

OAKLEY, Calif. - A man was rescued from a dock floating in the San Joaquin River Tuesday night after being stranded, according to the California Highway Patrol. The Oakley Police Department said they received reports of a man screaming around 9 p.m. near the end of Vintage Parkway. When officers arrived, they said while they could hear the man's screams for help, they were unable to find him. CHP helicopters soon flew above the area and found the man on the floating dock in an area surrounded by marshland and the San Joaquin River.

KTVU staff