Princeton Ground Search and Rescue featured in television series

Callout Search and Rescue episode five featuring Princeton GSAR and other SOSAR team members.

Princeton Ground Search and Rescue and Keremeos Search and Rescue team members volunteered their time on Feb. 11 to assist China Ridge Trails with the first B.C. Family Day.

Princeton Ground Search and Rescue and Keremeos Search and Rescue team members volunteered their time on Feb. 11 to assist China Ridge Trails with the first B.C. Family Day.

Callout Search and Rescue Season III, episode five will interest locals who are familiar with Princeton Ground Search and Rescue (GSAR) team members.

Callout is a Canadian program that showcases rescue activities performed by BC search and rescue teams, featuring true action filmed live by the teams during actual missions.

The episode entitled “Lost in Transportation,” is based on the search for an elderly woman who disappeared during a trip to Penticton by bus. Her bag arrived at the station, but she did not.

50 members of the South Okanagan Search and Rescue (SOSAR) which includes Princeton GSAR, Keremeos, Oliver, Osoyoos and Penticton participated in the search.

Callout Search and Rescue episode five featuring Princeton GSAR and other SOSAR team members airs Monday, March 11, 2013 at 7 p.m., and again at 11 p.m., on the Knowledge Network.