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OPP sends helicopter to Orillia for Pan An Games

July 10, 2015  By The Sudbury News

The OPP's emergency helicopter that was based in Sudbury has headed south to Orillia and may not be coming back.

OPP Staff Sgt. Peter Leon said Thursday the chopper was moved south for the duration of the Pan Am Games in Toronto, which runs July 10-26.

“The helicopter is, in fact, here in Orillia,” Leon said. “They have brought it down in case of any potential issues surrounding the Pan Am Games. That’s where we stand right now.

“The intention is that if needs to be utilized in respect to Pan Am-related purposes, it could be used there.” | READ MORE



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