Coast Guard officials received a report of the missing teenagers from San Francisco Fire Department officials at 4:22 p.m. just south of the south windmill on Ocean Beach, Coast Guard Lt. Marcia Medina said.
2 teenagers swept into the surf at Ocean Beach have been recovered. But 2 remain in the water. A search continues. pic.twitter.com/3ipFFqrmjL— Sergio Quintana (@svqjournalist) April 17, 2016
A group of five teenage boys were swimming at Ocean Beach, when two of them were swept out to sea by strong surf. Three of the teens were able to get out of the water on their own. The boys were in the water waist deep when they were swept away.
Firefighters were using jet skis and a rescue boat to search for the boys. The boys have not been found.
Rescue crews continue to search for two teenagers who were swept into the ocean by strong surf at Ocean Beach. pic.twitter.com/ljC5f4OVIT— Sergio Quintana (@svqjournalist) April 17, 2016
Bay City News contributed to this report.