SACRAMENTO (CBS13) – A teenage girl who was pulled from the American River Saturday night has died.
A Sacramento Fire Department spokesperson said the girl was pulled from the river near 28th and B streets shortly before 9:15 p.m. Saturday. he was reportedly underwater water for about 20 minutes.READ MORE: East Sacramento Neighborhood Power Turned Off For Maintenance Despite Hot Day
She was taken to the hospital in critical condition. She was later pronounced dead.READ MORE: Newsom Declares State Of Emergency, Grid Operator Urges Power Conservation For Second Day Amid High Heat
Her identity has not been released.MORE NEWS: More Tree Limbs Drop In Summer — And Drought Isn’t Helping, Experts Say
Initial reports indicate that the teen had been drinking heavily.