Vehicle removed from Skagit River

The Chilliwack Search and Rescue swiftwater team was called in to assist Hope SAR

  • Jun. 12, 2014 5:00 a.m.

Hope Search and Rescue recovered an empty vehicle from Skagit River, 17 kilometres up Silver Skagit Road, on Saturday at 2:50 p.m.

The Chilliwack SAR swiftwater team was called in to assist and make sure no one was in the vehicle.

On Tuesday, Hope SAR was called out at 12:25 p.m. by the RCMP for a single car accident on Highway 5 near Othello. Jaws of life extraction was required and the person was removed safely.