A 23-year-old man died Saturday during a bachelor party in Ballico, according to the Merced County Sheriff's Department.
The victim and his friends were drinking beer and tequila Friday night and early Saturday. He passed out, but when his friends tried to wake him about 7 a.m., they found vomit around his mouth.
Emergency workers performed cardiopulmonary resuscitation on the victim, who was taken to Emanuel Medical Center in Turlock, where he was pronounced dead.
Identification of the man is being withheld pending notification of his family.