Laguna Beach Fire Crews Rescue Teen After Arm Severed Under Rock

July 18, 2018 - 5:01 pm

(KNX 1070) -- A 15-year-old boy whose arm was severed after getting trapped under a big rock in Laguna Beach has been flown by helicopter to the hospital. 

He became trapped earlier this afternoon with his arm and part of his leg stuck under the rock near Emerald Bay. It's not immediately clear what exactly happened. 

Fire crews worked to rescue the boy and freed him in less than a half hour.