Hikers rescued after one injures knee along Santa Clarita trail
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
By Christina Cox
Friday, January 6th, 2017

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.