Kern County Fire Department rescues man who fell from rocky trail

Posted at 10:02 AM, Jan 16, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-16 16:16:19-05

UPDATE (Jan. 16, 2017, 11:58 a.m.): Kern County Fire Department officials said a man was rescued after falling from a rocky trail. Officials say he's expected to survive.

KCFD Helicopter 408 helped to rescue the man and transport him to Kern Medical.


The Kern County Fire Department is in the process of rescuing someone off a trail in the Kernville area using a helicopter.

KCFD's public information officer believes it's in the Cannell Meadow Trail area. He does not have any information on injuries at this time.