BODEGA BAY (CBS SF) — A man clinging to the face of a cliff in Sonoma County was rescued Monday afternoon by fire crews and a California Highway Patrol helicopter.
Fire units from Bodega Bay Fire and Monte Rio Fire responded along with the CHP helicopter to a report of an adult male clinging to a cliff.READ MORE: 3 Children Found Stabbed to Death in Los Angeles Apartment; Mother Detained
The crews arrived they found him about 100 feet above a roadway. A CHP H-32 helicopter arrived and lowered a paramedic to him, and both were then hoisted off the cliff and lowered to waiting paramedics, the CHP said.READ MORE: Report: Marin County Residents Healthiest in California
The man was not injured and he was released at the scene. Authorities did not disclose the circumstances on how the man ended up stuck on the cliff.MORE NEWS: California Background Check System Snafus Delay Elder Care Hiring