ALTA (CBS13) — First responders rolled out a snowcat to respond to an Alta resident having a medical emergency last week.
The incident happened Friday. A person who lived about two miles off an unplowed road reported they were not able to get out and drive to the hospital.READ MORE: Sacramento Man Indicted, Accused Of Plotting To Kill Or Kidnap President Biden, VP Harris
This prompted crews with Cal Fire NEU and Placer County deputies to deploy the snowcat.READ MORE: Foresthill Bridge Reopened After Hazmat Incident, Deputy Hospitalized
Deputies trucked through 2-3 feet of snow and soon got to the patient. They then escorted her to a plowed roadway where an ambulance was waiting to take her to the hospital.MORE NEWS: Rocklin Teacher Comes Under Fire For Years-OId Tweets With Derogatory, Racist Tone
No other details about the person’s condition have been released.