Boyle, Alberta – A 43 year old man is safe after being lost in the woods south of the Village of Boyle.
On November 12 at 1:00pm while hunting in a densely wooded area near Long Lake Provincial Park the man became disoriented and lost. He was able to call for help using a cell phone but reception was soon lost. Boyle Fire & Rescue launched a ground search and were assisted by the RCMP Helicopter from Edmonton.
At approximately 11:45PM the man was spotted by the RCMP helicopter and was brought to safety. The male was found to be in good health.
Weather at the time of the operation was fair. The temperature was around zero degrees with light rain.