17-year-old Serra High School student dies after truck goes off road

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SFGate—A San Mateo high school student died in a single-car crash Monday, according to the California Highway Patrol. Blake Bottarini, a 17-year-old senior at Serra High School, was headed to school in his Toyota Tacoma truck on the morning of Aug. 27 when he veered off Highway 35 and hit a tree, authorities said. The truck fell 45 feet down an embankment and came to rest on one side, where a San Mateo County Sheriff's deputy located the vehicle and notified CHP. Emergency responders pronounced...

26-year-old college student dies after being bitten by a shark off Cape Cod in Massachusetts' first fatal attack in more than 80 years. WCVB Arthur Medici, 26, died on Saturday after being attacked by a shark while boogie boarding at Newcomb Hollow Beach in Wellfleet, Massachusetts. Medici's death marked the state's first fatal shark attack in 82 years. It was the second attack on Cape Cod in two weeks, which experts attribute to a rising seal population. A 26-year-old engineering student died on Saturday after being attacked by a shark while boogie boarding at a Cape Cod beach. Arthur Medici was body surfing with his future...