2016-10-05 Mutual Air Falkland

Oct
05

30 Vernon SAR, 5 Kelowna SAR and 6 PEP Air members responded to search for an injured trucker missing on a FSR in the Falkland area, who had sent distress calls by radio. After several days of searching with no sign of the missing trucker, teams were stood down by RCMP, pending further information coming to light

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2016-09-29 Injured Female Myra Canyon

Sep
29

8 COSAR members responded to assist an injured 65 year old female at the Myra Canyon Walkway.The subject was successfully rescued and transferred to BCAS

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2016-09-26 Injured Mountain Biker Canyon ridge

Sep
26

7 COSAR and 4 Vernon SAR members responded to rescue an injured mountain biker suffering from neck and head injuries in the Canyon Ridge area. The patient was air lifted out by SAR and transferred to BCAS.

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2016-09-24 Injured Male Crawford Falls

Sep
24

7 Central Okanagan SAR members responded to rescue male who fell down Crawford Falls near Kelowna. The injured subject was rescued by Kelowna Fire Dept 's high angle rescue team and was transferred to BCAS
.

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2016-09-21: Missing Couple McRobbie Road West Kelowna

Sep
21

1 Central Okanagan SAR member was contacted regarding an elderly couple reported missing in the McRobbie Road area of west Kelowna. The RCMP found the couple and SAR was stood down while mustering.

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2016-09-02 Two Injured Women Mill Creek

Sep
02

8 COSAR and 6 Kelowna Fire members responded to rescue two women who fell into a ravine in Mill Creek Regional Park. SAR and Fire Department members performed a high angle rescue and brought the two subjects out in good condition.

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2016-09-02 Missing mountain Biker Little White

Sep
02

28 SAR members from COSAR, Vernon, Penticton, Keremeos and Oliver/Osoyoos responded to locate a missing mountain biker at the peak of Little White Mountain. The mountain bike rider was located at the Casino in Penticton and SAR members were stood down.

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2016-09-01 Walkaway Male Kelowna

Sep
01

8 COSAR members responded to assist an injured 65 year old female at the Myra Canyon Walkway. The subject was successfully rescued and transferred to BCAS
.

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2016-08-27 Okanagan Lake Bridge Jumper

Aug
27

4 Kelowna Fire members and 3 CORD SAR members responded to a person who jumped off the William Bennet Bridge and did not resurface. SAR was stood down as witnesses reported the subject on shore
.

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2016-08-26 Injured Horseback Rider Peachland

Aug
26

8 COSAR and 17 Penticton SAR members responded for an injured horseback rider in Peachland . Subject was extracted by HETS and transferred to BCAS.

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