Hikers rescued after one injures knee along Santa Clarita trail

By Christina Cox

Last update: Friday, January 6th, 2017

Blue skies peek through the storm clouds looking east from The Plaza at Golden Valley in Santa Clarita on Dec. 21, 2016. Dan Watson/ The Signal

A father and son were rescued by emergency response officials after they were stuck hiking along a Southern California Edison Service Road in Saugus.

Lt. Bryan Aguilera of the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station said the two were stranded on a road after one of the individuals injured one of his legs Friday morning.

The call for the incident came in at 10:42 a.m.

Officials with the Los Angeles County Fire Department and SCV Sheriff’s Station located and rescued the pair at a quarter mile off of Copper Hill Drive at 10:52 p.m., according to Los Angeles County Fire Inspector Richard Licon.

Firefighters extracted the injured male from the trail and reported that he had a possible broken knee, Licon said.

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Christina Cox

Christina Cox

Christina Cox is a multimedia journalist covering education, community and breaking news in the Santa Clarita Valley. She joined The Signal as a staff writer in August 2016.

Blue skies peek through the storm clouds looking east from The Plaza at Golden Valley in Santa Clarita on Dec. 21, 2016. Dan Watson/ The Signal

Hikers rescued after one injures knee along Santa Clarita trail

A father and son were rescued by emergency response officials after they were stuck hiking along a Southern California Edison Service Road in Saugus.

Lt. Bryan Aguilera of the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station said the two were stranded on a road after one of the individuals injured one of his legs Friday morning.

The call for the incident came in at 10:42 a.m.

Officials with the Los Angeles County Fire Department and SCV Sheriff’s Station located and rescued the pair at a quarter mile off of Copper Hill Drive at 10:52 p.m., according to Los Angeles County Fire Inspector Richard Licon.

Firefighters extracted the injured male from the trail and reported that he had a possible broken knee, Licon said.

ccox@signalscv.com
661-287-5575
On Twitter as @_ChristinaCox_

About the author

Christina Cox

Christina Cox

Christina Cox is a multimedia journalist covering education, community and breaking news in the Santa Clarita Valley. She joined The Signal as a staff writer in August 2016.