Training exercise performed in Rainy Lake

(FORT FRANCES, ON) On 14 July 2020, members of the Rainy River District Detachment of the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), the OPP Northwest Region Emergency Response Team (ERT) and the Royal Canadian Air Force 435 Transport and Rescue Squadron worked together to conduct training scenarios on Rainy Lake. 
Today, the exercise involved a collaborative response to a search and rescue scenario on Rainy Lake in the bay just north of the Noden Causeway. Resources involved a Hercules aircraft deploying Squadron personnel by air with OPP responding by water.
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