Firefighters rescue horse from steep ravine in Calif.

Rescue equipment including Heavy Rescue 6 from Irvine and fire trucks from Mission Viejo and Buena Park were dispatched to the remote location


By Erika I. Ritchie
The Orange County Register

ORANGE COUNTY, Calif. — A horse trapped 100 feet down a steep ravine at Caspers Wilderness Park was freed after seven hours by 16 firefighters late Saturday.

According to Orange County Fire Authority Battalion Chief Kris Concepcion, the horse was walked out at 7:35 p.m. and reunited with its owner.

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