A 44-year-old man who went hiking in Chatsworth was rescued Sunday after braving the elements for two days, the Los Angeles County Fire Department said.
A LAFD helicopter hoisted the man to safety around 4:45 p.m. after rescue crews found him in rugged terrain near a radio tower.
The man's cellphone battery was running low after he had been in the area near 11160 De Soto Avenue for two days, fire officials said.
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He was transported to a local hospital for further evaluation, LAFD said.