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Overdue Berry Picker located near Burgeo


Published on August 8, 2017

RCMP

On August 5th at approximately 2:30pm, Burgeo RCMP received a report of an overdue berry picker just north of the community of Burgeo.

A 58 year old male had become disoriented when dense fog came down. The male was unable to find his way back to his vehicle. The male was able to use his cell phone to call for assistance. Volunteers from Burgeo Ground Search and Rescue Team located the male and safely returned him to his vehicle. The RCMP would like to thank the Burgeo GSART volunteers for their assistance.