On Thursday, October 24, 2019, at 9:13 PM, Riverside County Sheriff deputies responded to Bernardo Trail Head, Desert Hot Springs regarding two lost hikers. A 23-year-old male and a 20-year-old female reported being lost along the Bernardo Trail Head with a no water and no warm clothes. Members of the Riverside County Desert Sheriff’s Search and Rescue (DSSAR) responded to the scene to assist in locating the lost hikers. DSSAR hiked the Bernardo Trail Head and located the two hikers uninjured. DSSAR assisted the two hikers out of the Bernardo Trail Head and to the sheriff’s command post located at the 10-600 block of Bernardo Way.
The Riverside County Sheriff’s Department would like to remind the public to consider taking plenty of water, food, map, and a mobile charging port in order to maintain a charged cell phone. Hikers should also be aware of the weather report and take appropriate clothing for the conditions.
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