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Emergency services respond to numerous ice rescues over long weekend

Kingston Fire and Rescue (KFR) responded to three separate ice rescues over the past week. According to a statement from KFR, released on Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2021, as of 11:23 am on Monday, Feb. 15, emergency services had responded to three recent calls for ice rescue in Lake Ontario. At

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Man rescued from icy Kingston waters after breaking through ice

A man who fell through the ice in downtown Kingston on Monday, Feb. 11, 2019 is lucky to have escaped the water and now receiving medical care at Kingston General Hospital (KGH). The incident occurred at approximately 2:45 p.m., when a 29-year-old man broke through the ice on the St.

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Man on floating ice rescued by multi-force operation

A local man returned home safe and sound after the Ontario Provincial Police (OPP), Loyalist Fire Department, and CFB Trenton’s rescue operation successfully plucked the man from floating ice in Lake Ontario. Members from the Loyalist Detachment of the OPP along with Loyalist Fire responded to the incident at 10:07

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