LOS ANGELES (CBSLA.com) — An intoxicated man who apparently climbed up a wall in an upscale Hollywood Hills neighborhood to take in the scenic view was impaled on a wrought iron fence early Friday.
The unidentified male’s right leg was impaled on the fence along 1236 N. Sierra Alta Way, according to the Los Angeles Fire Department.READ MORE: Two-Alarm House Fire Breaks Out In Simi Valley, 1 Rescued
Firefighters were dispatched at around 12:15 a.m. and quickly moved to sever the section of the fence before transporting the man with the piece of wrought iron still attached to his leg, according to reports.
He was transported to a local hospital in stable condition.READ MORE: California's Mask Mandate Could End On June 15, Gov. Newsom Says
Police said the man had been drinking and hoped to get a better view of the city skyline before he fell onto the fence.
It was unclear whether any charges would be filed.MORE NEWS: Over 12 Cars Hit By BB Or Pellet Guns On Southern California Freeways In 2 Weeks
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