L.A. Sanitation Workers Praised As Heroes For 'Easter Miracle' Rescue Of Boy Stuck In Sewer Pipe"I'm so thankful for everybody who was involved in my rescue — because of them, I'm back with my family," 13-year-old Jesse Hernandez told reporters Friday.
"I Was Thinking, 'I'm Going To Die,' " Says Rescued Boy Stuck In Sewage Pipe For Nearly 13 HoursThirteen-year-old Jesse Hernandez had some bumps and bruises Monday night, but he seemed in good spirits after his harrowing ordeal.
Teen Who Fell Into Griffith Park Sewage Pipe Found Alive In Freeway Maintenance Hatch"It's with happy hearts that all Los Angeles city agencies are able to state that we have found Jesse Hernandez," Los Angeles Fire spokesman Capt. Erik Scott said early Monday morning.
Missing California Woman Found After 10 Days Stranded In SnowIt's a miraculous end to a missing woman's story: a Marysville woman is OK after says she was stranded in the snow for 10 days
Dramatic Rescue From Overturned SUV In Flood Captured On VideoA man is lucky to be alive Thursday after his vehicle was turned on its side by rising flood waters.
Woman In Wheelchair Rescued From Raging El Sereno Fire -- But By Who?Firefighters treated the woman for minor burns to her face. They said she was outside in her wheelchair when they got there.
Good Samaritan Saves Teen Teetering On Freeway Overpass From Committing SuicideJoseph Beltran is being hailed as a hero by police and firefighters after his quick thinking helped keep a 16-year-old girl from jumping onto a freeway.
Mudslides in Montecito Cause Monumental Damage, 6 People Rescued and 4 Homes Swept AwayMud and debris are currently covering much of the 101 freeway in Montecito, while extreme devastation and damage has been done to a number of homes in the area.
Locally Trained Dogs Help In Life-Saving Rescue Efforts In MexicoThe non-profit group takes dogs from shelters and rescue groups and teaches them to search for people after disasters.
Agua Dulce Woman Saves Hundreds Of 'Broken' Dogs, Many Now Up For AdoptionJennifer Gray started Sunny Day Acres six years ago — taking so-called broken dogs left in shelters and rehabilitating them through training.
3 Men Rescued After Ventura County Fair Bungee Jump MalfunctionsAuthorities have rescued three men — including one who was hanging upside down — after they became stuck on a bungee jump ride at the Ventura County Fair.
Man, Woman Rescued After Crashing Over Side Of Mulholland DriveFirefighters worked to rescue a man and a woman to safety Thursday after their vehicle crashed 50 feet down a cliff from Mulholland Drive in Sherman Oaks.