(NBC News) A man was hospitalized today after his vehicle plunged over the side of a cliff in Palos Verdes, California and landed in the ocean.
Authorities say the vehicle landed in water of an unknown depth after it ran off the road around 2 am local time.
A broadcast report said the victim was a 19-year-old man who signaled rescuers with a light.
The report said the rescue took two hours.
The driver was unconscious and was airlifted from the scene by helicopter.
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