But come on people. Use some common sense and stop following your GPS in your rented car into life threatening situations. I sure hope I am preaching to the choir here.
When the North Rim is closed it is closed for reason.Driscoll said he was with Eric and his son when the dispatcher called to let him know she was alive. She was driven in a snowcat to a waiting ambulance and taken to the hospital, where she is being treated for her injuries.
Driscoll said he spoke to her in-laws Tuesday, and they told him there was a good chance she wouldn't lose her toes to the frostbite.
He said she's fortunate; in the last month, three people have died due to exposure to the cold in Cococino County.
"It can be a pretty hostile environment," he said. "Especially at night."