Technical Rescue

August 1994

Grate expectations

August 27th, 1994|

September 1993

Going down?

September 29th, 1993|

Don’t look down

September 16th, 1992|

July 1991

All in a Days Work

July 12th, 1991|

June 1981

Firemen battle sewage to rescue trapped engineer

June 25th, 1981|

By Mary Kehoe of the Free Press

A London engineering department employee and two firefighters feel lucky to be alive after a grueling ordeal in a sewage-filled storm sewer on Green Valley Road Wednesday morning.

The fire department rescue unit was notified about 9 am as sewers superintendent Henry Crichton descended about seven metres through a […]

March 1977

Copter rescue ends 12 hour ordeal

March 14th, 1977|

United States Coast Guard helicopter rescue Saturday ended a night of frustration on the banks of the Thames River as a father and son clung to trees on a flooded island near here for 12 ½ hours.