PLACER COUNTY (CBS13) — Friday was a busy day for the California Highway Patrol Valley Division Air Operations.
A helicopter assisted in locating three swimmers who became stuck on a rock outcropping along the Middle Fork of the American River. Placer County rescue crews managed to get the swimmers off of the rock safely.READ MORE: Wednesday's Show Info (5/25/22)Tuesday's Show Info (5/24/22)
Just after that, the chopper crew hoisted an injured mountain biker for a trail and landed him on Old Foresthill Road.MORE NEWS: Tips For Staying Safe While Enjoying Sacramento's Waterways
That mountain biker was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment to various injuries.