URZUA, Oscar (c. 1951-1996), drowned in a diving accident at Santa Cruz Island. He was 45 years old.
In the News~
December 3, 1996 [LAT]: “The body of a 45-year-old Huntington Park man who drowned while scuba diving near Santa Cruz Island will be returned to his birthplace in Guatemala for burial, according to a family friend. Oscar Urzua was pronounced dead Sunday afternoon at Los Robles Regional Medical Center in Thousand Oaks. Deputy Ventura County Coroner Mitch Breeze said Urzua died from a combination of decompression sickness and drowning.”