Sheriff's officials told the San Francisco Chronicle they are unsure exactly when her auto went over the cliff, but said she may have been there for several days.
She was in a fair and stable condition but appeared to have suffered a concussion, the California Highway Patrol said. Big Sur Fire, the CHP and Monterey County Sheriff responded to the scene. She was flown by helicopter to a hospital.
Andrea Hernandez, 23, was reported missing July 6 when she failed to show up at her sister's house in Southern California, police said.
After she was rescued, Hernandez told authorities she drove off the road when she swerved to avoid an animal, according to the Chronicle.
Woman survives 7 days after SUV plunges off cliff in Big Sur
To stay hydrated, Hernandez reportedly used a radiator hose from her vehicle to siphon water from a nearby stream. It's not going to be an easy recovery.
Hernandez told her rescuers she had been at the bottom of the cliff for a week. She says she has been there since July 6.
Hernandez's Jeep Patriot apparently ran off Highway 1, the north-south highway that hugs the Pacific coastline.
"My sister is alive, she's talking, and she's still trying to come to understand everything", Isabel Hernandez wrote on Facebook on Saturday.
When she was found her auto was partially submerged in the water and she was able to walk and talk as police scaled down the cliff on ropes to hoist her to safety on Friday.
Super-mum Serena ready for royal date with Meghan at Wimbledon
She went on to critique the fit - particularly cutting words, coming from a couture designer - suggesting her dress was too loose. As Travel + Leisure previously reported, the Duchess' stylish wardrobe has cost the royal family an estimated $1 million.
Boys Rescued From Flooded Cave In Thailand
Authorities in northern Chiang Rai province began the unsafe mission to bring out the 12 boys and their coach earlier on Sunday. The parents will not be allowed to hug or touch the boys until blood tests come back in about two days, officials said Tuesday.
A federal consent decree requires the government to release children from family detention facilities within 20 days. Still other parents still have yet to undergo DNA testing to match them to their purported children.
The prime minister will have a crunch meeting with members of her Tory party to discuss her plan in Parliament on Monday evening. He said he was anxious the government's negotiating approach would "lead to further demands for concessions" from Brussels.
Security has been beefed up at New Islamabad International Airport ahead of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif's arrival. Begum Kulsoom Nawaz had been unconscious and in a critical condition after she suffered a cardiac arrest last month.
Aum Shinrikyo is believed to still have thousands of followers. "Now, I can pay a visit to her grave and tell her of this". The top Japanese government spokesman confirmed Asahara's execution but wouldn't comment on the others.
In any case, it's instructive to see how the crowdsourced engineering exercise unfolded over the course of just a couple of days. Two members of the trapped boys' soccer team have been rescued from a cave in northern Thailand , local officials say.
Chelsea have sacked manager Antonio Conte after winning the Premier League and FA Cup during his two seasons in London. Conte departs a year before his contract was due to expire and will now be in line for £9million in compensation.
The best chance for a second England goal was wasted by an unmarked Jesse Lingard when he curled wide when a goal looked certain. As the extra period started Croatia struggled to maintain their intense pressure but continued to threaten the England defense.
The NHC said that the system is expected to dissipate however it will still bring gusty winds and showers to the Lesser Antilles. As of 1:30 p.m., the system had maximum sustained winds of 40 miles per hour and was moving westward at 16 miles per hour .
But we have high motivation to perform and finish with a medal at a World Cup, which only one English team have ever done. It's not coming home but England will want to go out on a high after giving supporters a World Cup to remember.
Rakitic stepped up to score the winning kick and earn his country a place in the semi-finals for the first time since 1998. The phrase has become a slogan for Ukrainian anti-Russian nationalists following Russia's annexation of Crimea in 2014.
SA hails Anderson's shock defeat of Federer
He is one of the more complex players that I have ever seen in our sport, it is always a big test. Only way to try to win it is play very well". "I hope I can get a chance to fight for a trophy".
Hey Look, Apple Just Announced New MacBook Pros
As Apple updated its website with the newest additions to the Macbook Pro family, something just as noteworthy came to light. According to Apple , the 15-inch model is up to 70% faster and the 13-inch model two times faster than earlier models.
Johnson and Davis quit
Corbyn, addressing May in parliament, said her government should be ended if it was incapable of governing. May replaced Davis by appointing Dominic Raab as the new Brexit Secretary.
'Tiny Beryl' becomes first hurricane of the season
Beryl weakened from a hurricane to a tropical Saturday morning, and is not likely to bring tropical storm force winds to the U.S. While the storm is expected to dissipate as it nears the southern Caribbean islands, rain and winds are expects.