Hiker Airlifted After Being Stranded in Tree in Los Angeles County Landslide

The Pasadena Star News reports a hiker stranded in a tree during a landslide in Easton Canyon was airlifted out after calling 911 with his cell phone.

The hiker was airlifted to another location in the canyon, where he then walked out on his own, she said.

Urban Search and Rescue vehicles from the Arcadia, Pasadena and the L.A. County Fire Departments responded to the scene, as well as helicopters from the L.A. County Sheriff’s and Pasadena Police Departments.

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