A 30 year old local man was located just after 11 pm Friday night after being separated from his snowmobile group…
TEAMWORK MEDIA TV INC. – (RCMP Release) On March 5th at approximately 6:06 pm, Castlegar RCMP received a call stating that a sledder had gotten separated from his friend while out sledding in the Goose Creek area ( outside Castlegar), were he was last seen at approximately 2:30 PM pm. Attempts to locate him had been unsuccessful.
Search and rescue was activated and began their search, along with local sledders who know the area well. At 10:40 pm, SAR made voice contact with the sledder, a 30 year old local man. He was located at just after 11 pm. He was uninjured and in good health.
We’d like to, yet again, express our thanks to the Castlegar search and rescue team, as well as the local sledders who assisted in the search.