Yet Another Rescue In Begbie Falls Area


Revelstoke RCMP are advising caution near Begbie Falls..

A male was rescued from that area over the weekend, the second such case there in as many weeks.

Corporal Thomas Blakney has the breakdown, telling us "A 35 year old male slipped and fell into Begbie Falls, and Search and Rescue was activated. One of our members actually used a rope to get to him, to tie him from going further into the water - risking his own life to do so."

The rescued male suffered non-life threatening injuries.

Police say to be very careful near the water in the area.