Missing Dodge Ridge Snowboarders Found
Four snowboarders reported missing at Dodge Ridge have been found safe and in good condition this morning around 9:30 a.m.
Details are still coming in at this hour, but Tuolumne County Sheriffs spokesman Sgt. Rodger Dittberner says the four snowboarders were reported missing Sunday at 5 o´clock. A search and rescue effort resummed this morning.
The four have been transported to Pinecrest Lake area by helicopter and are being examined by medical personnel at the scene. Early reports by fire personnel at Pinecrest Lake say all four young men are reported to be in good condition. They refused treatment at the scene.
Dittberner says the victims range in age from 16 to 18 years old. Two are from Oakdale and two from Escalon. No names have yet been released.