British actor Julian Sands, identified for his work in exhibits like “24” and flicks 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 line with 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 mentioned.
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 lately warned hikers about visiting Mt. Baldy, the place excessive winds and ice proceed to make situations harmful.
In a submit on Fb, the company mentioned 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 mentioned. “The current storms that introduced the snow and ice situations usually are not favorable for hikers, even those who really feel they’ve a excessive degree of expertise.”
Sands’s different credit embrace movies like “The Killing Fields” and “Leaving Las Vegas” and TV exhibits like “Smallville.”
Considered one of his most up-to-date credit included a recurring position in Netflix’s tv sequence “What/If.”