British actor Julian Sands, identified for his work in reveals like “24” and films like “A Room with a View” and “Arachnophobia,” has been recognized as a hiker lacking within the Mt. Baldy, California space since final Friday, in response to the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Division.
Sands was reported lacking at 7:30pm on January 13, Gloria Huerta, a spokesperson with the division, tells CNN.
CNN has reached out to representatives for Sands for remark.
Mt. Baldy is situated within the San Gabriel Mountains in San Bernardino County.
Search and rescue crews have been on the mountain searching for Sands, however because of the extreme climate and an avalanche risk, rescuers needed to droop their search efforts, Huerta stated.
Officers proceed to make use of drones to seek for Sands, however are restricted with different assets because of the climate on Mt. Baldy, Huerta added.
San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Division has not too long ago warned hikers about visiting Mt. Baldy, the place excessive winds and ice proceed to make circumstances harmful.
In a submit on Fb, the company stated that over the past 4 weeks, search and rescue groups have responded 14 rescue missions on Mt. Baldy and within the surrounding space.
“These rescue missions have been for misplaced, stranded and/or injured hikers. Sadly, throughout these previous 4 weeks, two hikers didn’t survive after falling and injuring themselves,” the submit stated. “The current storms that introduced the snow and ice circumstances will not be favorable for hikers, even those who really feel they’ve a excessive stage of expertise.”
Sands’s different credit embody movies like “The Killing Fields” and “Leaving Las Vegas” and TV reveals like “Smallville.”
One among his most up-to-date credit included a recurring function in Netflix’s tv sequence “What/If.”