Per local lore, a father and son were trapped in a horrible fire. The father perished, then, before help could arrive, the traumatized son lost his mind. He skinned his father and then ran into the forest. Now, known forever as Char Man, his blackened, burnt body is said to attack motorists on Creek Road in Ojai, as he seeks more human skins. Learn the real meaning behind omens and urban legends.
California: Char Man of San Antonia Creek