PACIFICA (KRON) — A body was found floating in the water at a beach in Pacifica on Sunday evening, according to police.

Officers responded at about 7:40 p.m. to the south end of the Sharp Park Beach on a report of a dead body in the surf, officials said.

A paramedic arrived to find a female body in the water and was able to pull her to shore, police said.

Paramedics and firefighters attempted lifesaving measures but she was pronounced dead at the scene.

The identity and cause of death are under investigation by Pacifica police and the San Mateo County coroner’s office.Bay City News contributed to this report