A Newport Beach man involved in a rescue at sea while on a surfing excursion described the ordeal in a one-on-one interview with CBS2.
Due to treacherous conditions, it took more than six hours to rescue the students.
A Los Angeles County Sheriff’s helicopter rescued two stranded hikers from a trail in the foothills of Altadena, authorities said.
Officials Friday rescued two hikers who became trapped on a hillside in Palos Verdes Estates.
SKY9’s Kevin Takumi reports two surveyors issued a distress call to 911 from the hills north of Duarte, where temperatures reached the high 90s.
Some people were left dangling for four hours.
A Los Angeles Fire Department spokesman said the man was reported stranded around the 3200 block of Canyon Drive at 9 p.m. Saturday.
Four hikers who were stranded overnight in a remote area of Malibu Creek State Park were cited Sunday for engaging in unsafe recreation activities after being rescued.
The rescue team planned to stay with the hikers through the night and attempt another rescue in daylight.
Sheriff’s deputies came to the physical, financial and emotional rescue of a Swedish family of seven left stranded by a family emergency.
Two window washers were rescued Thursday after being stuck on scaffolding on floor 26 of a 27-story high-rise in Century City.
A Sherman Oaks couple is happy to be back on land Saturday after enduring eight days aboard a stranded cruise ship that didn’t have power or working toilets.
A female hiker hung on for dear life after being stranded on a steep cliff in Griffith Park Friday evening.
Thirty people had to be rescued off a malfunctioning Ferris wheel Saturday evening in Thousand Oaks.
The parent company of Southern California’s Knott’s Berry Farm says it’s temporarily shutting down all six of its Windseeker rides at parks in the U.S. and Canada after riders at Knott’s were stranded 300 feet high for 3½ hours this week.