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Two hikers and their dogs rescued from mountain in Montecito

Posted at 10:24 AM, Dec 30, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-30 14:07:59-05

Montecito firefighters rescued two stranded hikers and their dogs off a mountain after a six-hour technical rescue operation Saturday night.

The fire department said one of the dogs veered off the trail and got injured before it got dark and continued to walk the trail until it got hurt again.

Photo Courtesy: Montecito Fire Department

According to Montecito fire, the owners reached out for their dog and realized they needed help.

Photo Courtesy: Montecito Fire Department

The fire department said eventually, the two hikers and dogs were rescued and are safe.