Cell phones light the way to forest rescue
Six men who were lost in a swampy Lake County forest at night waved their cell phones in the air. To the three-person helicopter crew wearing night-vision goggles, it looked liked flashlights glowing in the dark.
The high-tech operation produced a happy ending for the members of a tree-planting crew who lost their way on Wednesday.
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