California couple stuck in the woods for two days after taking a backroad to the coast

Oregon 42


OREGON 42, Ore. — A California couple following directions from GPS have been rescued after being stuck for two days in the woods.

73 year old Charles Garton from Ridgecrest, California, and his wife got stuck on a muddy shortcut off I-5, called Oregon 42.

They were in their motor home that was also pulling a utility trailer on a drive from I-5 to the coast.

  • SgtGreen

    Really? the road that goes along the Coquille river the one that goes from Roseburg to Coos Bay? I guess they must have taken a side road off of that. because that road is paved the whole way.