Woman dies at Port of Oakland

OAKLAND

Delmont Blakeney was reportedly trying to free a cargo container off his vessel when it broke free and knocked him into a rail, throwing him overboard just before 11 p.m.

Crewmembers threw Blakeney a lifesaver but he lost consciousness, Shay said.

He was reportedly pulled to shore, given CPR and transported to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

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