Arleta, CA

Date

Type

Personal

Latitude

117 49.6W

Longitude

34 17.1N

Amount Saved

1

On 27 January 2019 at 1812 UTC ( 1312 EST) a Personal Locator Beacon (PLB) was detected at 34 17.1N 117 49.6W, 1 mile southeast of Falling Springs, CA in the Angeles National Forest. It was activated when the beacon owner came upon an injured motorist. The Air Force Rescue Coordination Center received the alert and notified the California Office of Emergency Services, which notified local authorities. The Los Angeles County Police Department diverted a helicopter to the scene and transported the motorist to a hospital for medical attention. 
1 SARSAT RESCUE