NEWS RELEASE · 5th May 2011
On May 5th, 2011, at 11:40 AM, the Terrace RCMP received a request for assistance from the British Columbia Ambulance Service.
Paramedics on Hwy 16, near Usk, were forced to abandon their ambulance as a 27 year old male patient had become very agitated and violent. Police attended the location and took the subject into custody under the Mental Health Act. The male was transported to Mills Memorial Hospital for further treatment without incident.