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NorCal woman found after 6 days in woods

December 6, 2010 12:01:53 AM PST
A 58-year-old Northern California woman was found alive after being stranded in the woods six days.A man and his son found Debra Collins suffering from hypothermia a little about noon Saturday. She was on an unmarked trail in a remote park in the Santa Cruz Mountains.

Authorities said Collins had fallen during a hike, injuring her ankle and could not walk.

Collins appeared in good spirits as rescuers carried her down the mountain and took her to a hospital.

She had no food during her ordeal, but she was able to get water from a nearby creek.


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