Badanai

Sign/Anishnawbe Mushkiki

Signature Ad

Signature Ad

Skyscraper

Big Box

News
Click here to see more
Subscribe
Community Calendar
Click here for full listings.
Poll
It's been suggested any funds generated from sales of city park assets be put back into parks operations. Do you support the the idea?



Total Votes: 510
View Results Past Polls
User Submitted Photo Gallery
Submit Your Own Photos
2014-06-27 at 16:28

MNR helicopter rescues pilot of crashed plane near Sioux Lookout

By tbnewswatch.com
Need some Xtra Cash until next payday? We’ve got it here for you at Xtra Cash. 2 convenient locations on Dawson and Frederica. Click here for details

SIOUX LOOKOUT, Ont.  -- One person escaped serious injuries in a plane crash north of Sioux Lookout. 

The Transportation Safety Board says it happened around 2:30 p.m. Thursday. Regional Manager Peter Hildebrand says the pilot of the Super Cub plane was in the area picking up minnows from area lakes when the crash occurred. 

The aircraft's emergency beacon was set off, and a Hercules search plane located it with help from an Armed Forces aircraft, which was in the area training students when the crash occurred. 

An MNR helicopter picked up the pilot, and transported him to hospital in Dryden with minor injuries.

(TBT News)

Click here to submit a letter to the editor.

Click here to report a typo or error

Tbnewswatch.com(0)

Banner/Vector Construction

Comments

We've improved our comment system.
Comments for this story are unavailable. Read our comment guideline.