CASTLE ROCK (CBS SF) — A missing snowboarder from San Francisco was found alive after spending the night in the cold in the Sierra.
Abraham Finkelstein disappeared Monday in the Castle Rock area near Donner Summit. He was forced to build a shelter to survive the cold overnight, then hiked his way to a house Tuesday.READ MORE: Marin County Focuses on Restarting Schools at Teacher Vaccination 'Super Pods'
Crews spent the day in the back country using snow-cats and snowmobiles to find him, but in the end he found his own way out.READ MORE: West Contra Costa Unified School District Partners With Non-Profit Conscious Kitchen To Provide Kids Organic Meals
Finkelstein’s father was headed back to the car when the two were separated.MORE NEWS: San Jose Police Investigate Saturday Shooting Near Elementary School
He said his son wanted to get in one more run before calling it a day.