A child was rescued from the waters off of Crissy Field this afternoon, according to San Francisco fire officials.
Firefighters were called to the beach on San Francisco’s northern waterfront around 1:30 p.m. today.
The 12-year-old child was pulled from the water alive and transported to California Pacific Medical Center for treatment. The child was not seriously injured, a fire dispatcher said.
A U.S. Coast Guard helicopter assisted in the rescue, the dispatcher said.