Sespe Wilderness

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Report: Firefighter Who Died On Backpacking Trip Had Alcohol, Drug In His System

Herdman’s disappearance set off a two-week search in the Los Padres National Forest.


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Crews Find Missing Firefighter Dead Near Fillmore

A search for a firefighter ended in tragedy Friday when Ventura County crews found 36-year-old Michael Herdman dead, two weeks after he went missing in the Los Padres National Forest.


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5 Hurt In Ongoing Search For Firefighter Near Fillmore

The incredibly-rugged Sespe Wilderness near Fillmore is where volunteers and search crews are looking for a 36-year-old firefighter last seen eight days ago.