Man drowns at Black’s Beach

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SAN DIEGO — A 51-year-old man drowned at Black’s Beach Saturday afternoon, despite efforts from bystanders to save him, according to authorities.

A call of a possible drowning with CPR in progress was made to 911 at 1:51 p.m. to the 9700 block of Black Gold Road, according to San Diego Fire Rescue Capt. Joe Amador.

Lifeguards and paramedics also attempted to revive the man, but he was pronounced dead a short time later, Amador said.

The San Diego County Medical Examiner’s Office identified the victim Monday as Luisito Rivera.