SAN DIEGO (KGTV) - Emergency crews rescued a man who became stranded on a cliff near the Torrey Pines Gliderport Thursday morning.
Authorities received reports of a man on a cliff in need of assistance shortly before 7 a.m.
Crews arrived at the Gliderport but could not find the man from the beach. A helicopter was able to spot him in a crevice halfway down the cliff.
Crews used a rope system to lower the man down to the beach. He was not injured.
The man told authorities he was hiking when he realized he had gone too far.