The Canadian Rangers arrived on scene with specialized equipment for this type of rescue, such as dry suits, personal flotation devices and a canoe.
La Ronge RCMP sergeant Derek Eberle says he is satisfied with the collaboration between the two security services. p>
This is a great example of security partners working together quickly and seamlessly in an emergency situation where rescue time was essential. This interoperability is very important and it can even save lives in situations like this, he says.