SAN FRANCISCO—The United States Park Police are investigating the death of a woman who was found at Baker Beach on Thursday, December 22.

The San Francisco Fire Department reported a surf rescue via social media. “#122216SR1 SURF RESCUE BAKER BEACH AVOID AREA RESCUE IN PROGRESS,” tweeted the SFFD at 1: 22 p.m.

Ten minutes later officials reported the death of an adult who died under unknown circumstances.

SFFD Spokesman Jonathan Baxter later clarified responding firefighters found a deceased woman on the beach and a rescue did not take place.

U.S. Park Police are now investigating the woman’s death, Baxter indicated.