Coast Guard: Father, son drown at Sonoma County beach

SONOMA COUNTY (KRON)-- A father and son playing in the water at Goat Rock Beach drowned Sunday evening, according to Coast Guard officials.

The incident happened shortly after 6:00  p.m. when a big wave swept the child into the ocean and the boy's father went after him.

A lifeguard pulled the father from the water and CPR was administered but he was unresponsive.

The boy was taken from the water but unfortunately died at the hospital.

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