“The beach goers are reported to be a white woman with blue hair wearing a bathing suit and the other a black man,” the release said.
A man who was fishing close by reported that he saw the woman fall into the water and the man jump in after her, the release added.
A lifeboat crew and helicopter crew have been deployed in the search, officials said.
Pismo Beach is located a little over ten miles away from San Luis Obispo in the Central Coast of California.
This is a developing story and will be updated.