Hungry snowbound couple rescued after 2 week camping trip

  • In this Wednesday, Jan. 23, 2019, photo released by the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department shows an aerial views area where a helicopter rescued two campers off Alamo Mountain, Calif. A couple who went camping and got stranded in the snowy mountains north of Los Angeles for two weeks were rescued by helicopter after running out of food and water, authorities said Thursday. The man and woman in their 30s and two dogs were airlifted from a snow-covered forest near Alamo Mountain on Wednesday by a Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department helicopter. (Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department via AP)

LOS ANGELES — Being stranded on a remote snow-covered road in the West doesn’t always end as well as it did for a couple on a mountain north of Los Angeles.