NEWS RELEASE · 1st June 2012
Emergency personnel respond to helicopter crash near Terrace.
Terrace RCMP can confirm that emergency personnel have responded to a report of a helicopter crash which has occurred approximately 15 km west of Terrace on the backside of Sleeping Beauty Mountain.
The report came in at approximately 10:45 this morning, June 1, 2012. The status of the three (3) people on board is unknown at this time.
“ We are still gathering information and are in the preliminary response stage. The helicopter was based outside of Terrace and members for the Terrace RCMP and Terrace Search and Rescue are en route. “ says Cst Angela Rabut, media relations officer Terrace Detachment.
Further updates will be provided when additional information can be confirmed.
Global BC Report
Comment by T.King on 1st June 2012
Global BC Reports: Bailey Helicopters, operating out of Fort St. John, have confirmed it is one of theirs that went down........they just recently opened a branch here in Terrace.