LAGUNA BEACH (CBSLA.com) — Two women who were stranded on rocks by a high tide were rescued Saturday morning at Three Arch Bay near Laguna Beach.
A helicopter was called in, and one of the women was hoisted to safety. She was transported to Mission Hospital with minor injuries, according to the Orange County Sheriff’s Department.READ MORE: Biden To Announce COVID Testing Requirement For International Travelers, Insurance Reimbursement For At-Home Tests
The other woman was escorted off the rocks by Laguna Beach Fire crews and lifeguards.
Both women are in their early 20s.READ MORE: Oprah On Shooting Death Of Jacqueline Avant: ‘Numbed And In Shock’
They were not in the water.
Saltwater pools and caves around Three Arch Bay draw many young visitors, but lifeguards warn the area is dangerous.MORE NEWS: Passengers Stranded After Fog Forces Several Flights To Divert To Ontario Airport