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Teen Rescued in Foresthill

A teenage boy fell 250 feet while working behind a market in the Foresthill area. According to Placer County Sheriff Lt John Poretti
deputies responded to the call around 1:30 PM. Apparently the boy had been helping to move a table when he lost his footing and went over the side of a steep hill. A CHP H-20 helicopter was called to assist with the rescue.
Click here to listen to Lt. John Poretti

The boy was conscious and talking, but had visible lacerations on his head and leg.

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