UCSB Student Survives Attempted Hanging

A 19-year-old UCSB student was rushed to the hospital Wednesday afternoon after he was found hanging from a tree at the Ellwood Bluffs. The family who saw him signaled to a 50-year-old man nearby, who “cut down the male,” Sheriff’s Office spokesperson Kelly Hoover told The Daily Nexus, “and start[ed] CPR before medics could arrive.” Hoover said the student, whose name hasn’t been released, was in critical condition.

Login

Please note this login is to submit events or press releases. Use this page here to login for your Independent subscription

Not a member? Sign up here.