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News, Malibu, Santa Monica

Woman Rescued In Malibu Creek State Park

Posted Jul. 13, 2014, 9:15 am

Staff Report

A 28-year-old Camarillo woman who had been hiking in Malibu Creek State Park was rescued Saturday after she fell on a cliff side, injuring her ankle, authorities said.

Rescuers used a boat to cross a creek, climbed the opposite cliff face and then descended by rope to reach the woman just before 1 p.m., said David Katz, reserve captain with the Sheriff's Malibu Search and Rescue Team.

They lowered the hiker to the creek bed, secured her in a rescue basket and carried her to the boat, which was rowed back across the creek, Katz said.

She was then carried to a waiting ambulance, which took her to her vehicle, he said, adding that she declined to be taken to a hospital.

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Jul. 13, 2014, 9:53:42 am

Doug said...

Youre telling me theres enough water in Malibu Creek to need a boat? Awright! I gotta check that out.

Jul. 13, 2014, 10:00:23 am

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How the heck do you delete a comment?

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