Firefighters Rescue Man from Tajiguas Cliff Fall
Update by edhat staff
Santa Barbara County Firefighters rescued a man who had fallen off a beachside cliff near Gaviota Tuesday afternoon.
At 1:25 p.m., fire crews and a helicopter responded to Tajiguas Beach, north of Refugio State Beach. They discovered a 37-year-old male had fallen approximately 20-25 feet and suffered lower leg trauma and a shoulder injury.
The patient was treated on the scene by ground firefighter-paramedics and hoisted into the helicopter. He was then transported to Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital for further treatment.
Reported by Roger the Scanner Guy
Cliff Rescue in the area of Tajiguas Beach just north of Refugio.