UPDATE AS OF 10:15 P.M. CAL FIRE SLO says the man trapped on a cliff has been rescued and paramedics are transporting him to hospital for treatment of injuries.
Cave landing cliff rescue update.— CAL FIRE SLO (@CALFIRE_SLO) April 11, 2021
Person trapped on cliff has been rescued and paramedics are transporting them to hospital for treatment of injuries.
AS OF 8:36 P.M. CAL FIRE is working to rescue a man who injured his ankle at Cave Landing in Avila Beach. The initial call came in at about 8 p.m. Saturday. Crews are trying to make access and are setting up for a rope rescue. CAL FIRE says the man is in steep terrain with a lot of brush around, making it harder for crews to rescue him. CAL FIRE has requested for Harbor Patrol's assistance in the rescue.
CAL Fire, Avila Beach Harbor Patrol and Sheriff department responding to cliff rescue with one patient at Cave landing. pic.twitter.com/UZneHCflhO— CAL FIRE SLO (@CALFIRE_SLO) April 11, 2021
This is a developing story. Check back for updates and avoid the area.