Two weeks after the the Refugio spill, and terrified pelicans are still Coming into the Oiled Bird Care and Education Center in San Pedro, Where every eye duct every feather and every pouch is gingerly washed.
The woman was trapped for about two hours before she was found and it took about 90 minutes to extricate her.
A video that has gone viral shows a motorcyclist wedged under a truck in Corona and being helped by some Good Samaritans who come to his rescue.
The team is comprised of about 65 people, mostly from Los Angeles County, with at least one rescue dog handler from Santa Barbara County, said a Los Angeles County Fire dispatcher.
Authorities say firefighters rescued a woman Tuesday morning who was trapped in a vehicle that crashed about 150 feet down an embankment in Porter Ranch.
The passengers were stranded in 90-degree heat until emergency crews arrived.
The fire department tweeted pics of the rescue and the five ducks.
Firefighters rescued a mother and her two children Monday night from a burning building in South Los Angeles.
“Morty” somehow managed to get wedged in a tiny void space above the chimney flue.
Five people were rescued from a burning apartment Wednesday in the South Bay.
The nearly 200 dogs rescued from a puppy mill are ready for adoption beginning Monday.
A Coast Guard crew was honored Friday with saving the life of a man who survived seven hours in the water after falling off a fishing boat.
Due to treacherous conditions, it took more than six hours to rescue the students.
Authorities said two Good Samaritans also sprang into action to save the man.
The paramedics — namely Donovan George and Alex Van — sprang into action when a 70-something male passenger passed out and stopped breathing.