Coast Guard rescues man stranded on rock in Santa Cruz County

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(KRON) – A man stranded on a rock in Santa Cruz County was rescued Sunday by the Coast Guard.

Officials say the man was at Greyhound Rock County Park.

Around 7:39 p.m., a witness reported the stranded man to the Coast Guard Station Monterey watchstanders.

A 47-foot Motor Lifeboat crew and a helicopter crew arrived on the scene around 9 p.m.

The helicopter rescued the man and lifted him into the helicopter.

The California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection officials were waiting in a nearby parking lot.

No injuries were reported.

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