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Volunteer fire department in Nova Scotia uses drone to rescue man lost in woods

By Anjuli Patil, CBC News   

Headlines News drone fire department rescue

April 24, 2023, Wallace, N.S. – The Wallace Volunteer Fire Department has only had a drone for nine weeks and it has already helped rescue a 78-year-old man who was missing in the woods. According to a news release from the fire department, the RCMP requested help in the search on Wednesday night. The man hadn’t been heard from for several hours by that point. CBC News reports. | READ MORE

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