A man knew floating in the liquid at Upper Trestles just south of San Clemente was identified as Ellis John Manugo Pontillas, according to the San Diego Department of the Medical Examiner.
The report said the death occurred at 7:35 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 1, at the Trestles Beach trail, which is within San Diego County limits on State Parks land. Though no municipal of residency was given, he was identified as a 53 -year-old male who resides in Orange County.
” Bystanders mentioned the decedent go into the ocean and begin paddling out on his surfboard. Bystanders said him go under a movement and attempt to keep paddling out ,” the report speaks.” After the waving transferred, the decedent was realise moving insensitive in the ocean and spectators ran into the irrigate and gathered him to shore .” The parties on the coast announced 911 and attempted CPR.
When paramedics arrived, they also initiated advanced cardiac life support.
” Despite advanced life-saving attempts, the decedent was unable to be resuscitated ,” the report reads.
The cause of death is pending.
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