Transport Canada to Investigate Water Bomber Crash
Williams Lake, B.C. – Transport Canada will investigate today’s crash of a water bomber that was working the Puntzi Lake Fire.The Air Tractor AT-802F Fire Boss amphibious airtanker went down in Puntzi Lake this afternoon.
The pilot was able to get out of the craft and was brought to shore. while it doesn’t appear that he has suffered any serious injuries, he has been sent to hospital in Williams Lake for observation.
The cause of the crash is not yet known.