133294
49467

BC  

Fisherman airlifted at sea

A military rescue helicopter from CFB Comox lifted an injured man from a fishing boat near Haida Gwaii on Tuesday.

The man was hurt in a fall on board the boat, which anchored in sheltered waters near Graham Island during the medevac operation.

Search and rescue techs from 442 Squadron lowered to the boat and lifted the fisherman to the CH-149 Cormorant helicopter.

He was taken to Haida Gwaii Hospital and Health Centre.

– with files from CTV Vancouver Island



More BC News

BC
132319
Vancouver Webcam
Webcam provided by webcams.travel
56309
Recent Trending
59603
Okanagan Oldies
132467
Castanet Proud Member of RTNDA Canada
132755



132472
134746