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Dog Finds Hiker Trapped For Days Under Rocks On Mt. Rubidoux In Riverside

A dog’s intuition helped rescue a hiker who was trapped for days under rocks on Mount Rubidoux in Riverside.

CBS2 / KCAL9–03/25/2013

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Mylar Balloons Blamed For Power Outage In Westwood

Several people had to be rescued from stalled elevators Saturday following a power outage in Westwood.



Pedestrian Trapped Under Metro Red Line Train

Firefighters were called in to free a pedestrian who was trapped beneath a Metro Red Line subway train in Hollywood on Friday.


Firefighters rescued this motorist Thursday morning after her car went down an embankment. (credit: Mike Meadows)

Firefighters Rescue Woman In Brentwood After Car Goes Down Steep Embankment

Firefighters rescued a female driver Thursday morning after her car went down a steep embankment in Brentwood.


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Man In Grave Condition After Car He’s Working Underneath Collapses

Authorities say a man working on his car is in grave condition after the vehicle collapsed on top of him.


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Crews Attempting To Rescue Hiker Trapped On Altadena Cliff

Crews are attempting to reach a hiker who became trapped near a waterfall or ledge in Altadena.


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27 Hurt As Truck, Bus, Car Collide In Hollywood

An untended dump truck rolled down a Hollywood street Tuesday and smashed into a commuter bus, which then collided head-on with a car and left 27 people injured, authorities said.


Three men were taken into custody and one woman had to be rescued using the Jaws of Life, following a police pursuit and crash Friday evening. (credit: CBS)

Pursuit Crash Ends In Hollywood With Woman Trapped In Vehicle

A police pursuit ended Friday evening Hollywood with a violent crash that left rescuers trying to extricate a female passenger from a vehicle.


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Caught On Tape: Man Rescued From Deep Well Near Palmdale

A man is thankful to firefighters who rescued him from an eight-foot-deep well near Palmdale.


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Man Dies After Getting Trapped In Doors Of Gravel Truck

A man died from injuries sustained when he was trapped by the remote doors of a gravel truck Monday, authorities reported.


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Trapped Dolphin Finds Its Way Back To Open Sea

A young dolphin, which was trapped Tuesday afternoon in the Berthe of the Long Beach Port, apparently has managed to swim out of the area.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/09/2012

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Young Dolphin Trapped In Long Beach Port

A young dolphin became trapped Tuesday afternoon in the Berthe of the Long Beach Port.

CBS2 / KCAL9–05/08/2012

Man Critically Injured After Becoming Trapped Under Crane

A large boom fell from a crane at a construction site Friday, pinning a man underneath.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/17/2012

An 11-year-old boy is critical after being trapped in this trench he made in Temecula. (credit: CBS)

Boy, 11, Critical After He’s Trapped In Collapsed Tunnel He Dug In Temecula

An 11-year-old boy is in critical condition after being trapped Saturday while playing in a tunnel he dug in Temecula.



90-Year-Old Woman Dies In Stanton House Fire

Authorities Sunday were investigating the circumstances surrounding a house fire that claimed the life of a 90-year-old woman.