*AT LEAST 4 HEAT RELATED RANGER RESCUES/ASSISTS BEFORE NOON TODAY*
1- 9:30am Ranger Miller noticed a person in distress sitting in the shade at Sage Ranch. Ranger Miller assisted the nauseous hiker with water as the hiker's friends retrieved their vehicle to utilize the air conditioning. The group started their hike at 6:30am but the heat increased quicker than they anticipated. The temperature was over 100 degrees by the time Ranger Miller found them. The hiker declined further assistance.
2- 11am Ranger Reiss was alerted to a hiker who passed out on the trail in Towsley Canyon. He drove up the fire road, reached the hiker in time and cooled him off in the AC while slowly hydrating him with water and driving back down the trail. The hiker declined further treatment.
3- Rangers assisted California State Parks via Temescal Gateway Park with a heat related call. No further details at this time.
4- Ranger Young was patrolling the Muholland Drive overlooks when he crossed paths with an overheated runner. Ranger Young replenished the runner with water, no further treatment necessary.