SAN FRANCISCO (CBS SF) – A dog stranded 30 feet down a cliff at Fort Funston was safely retrieved Friday afternoon, a short time after San Francisco firefighters rescued a woman and an 8-year-old child.
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One firefighter was hospitalized after the rescue, but the injuries are not considered life-threatening, fire officials. No other injuries were reported.READ MORE: Atmospheric River: Defiant Santa Cruz Mountain Residents Say They Will Ride Out The Storm
The fire department first reported via Twitter just after noon that the woman, child and dog were stranded on the cliff and a rescue was underway.
About 1:30 p.m., firefighters said had rescued the woman and child. Shortly before 2 p.m., the dog was also safely retrieved.
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