SAN PEDRO (CBSLA.com) — Authorities say a surfer who got caught up in the choppy waters of San Pedro has been rescued.
Firefighters and other search teams were dispatched to the 500 block of W. Paseo Del Mar on Monday afternoon and pulled the adult male from the water.READ MORE: Exclusive Video: Glenn Allen Brooks, 61, Of Huntington Beach Arrested Thursday In Connection To Jan. 6 U.S. Capitol Riot
According to the Los Angeles Fire Department, the man was evaluated but declined transport to the hospital.READ MORE: DUI Suspect Arrested In Deadly Traffic Collision That Killed 2 People On 110 Freeway In South LA Sunday
After a thorough search, no other victims were found, firefighters said.MORE NEWS: LAPD Report On Echo Park Protest Says Better System For Tracking Projectiles And Dealing With Independent Journalists Needed
Authorities encouraged people to stay away from the water’s edge due to the high surf.