Teen Goes Missing in Mt Baldy

An 18-year old is missing in Mt Baldy after going into the water and getting swept through a tunnel. The Los Angeles County fire department responded to the area of Mt Baldy road and Barrett Stoddard Road around 4pm Sunday afternoon. The fire department dive team was requested to assist in the search for the teen.

A diver entered the swift rushing water in the tunnel but was unable to find the missing teen. A Los Angeles County Sheriff helicopter also scoured the area downstream from where the incident occurred and was unable to locate anyone. The Los Angeles County Sheriff search and rescue team has taken over the search.