TORONTO, May 31, 2013 /CNW/ - It is with deep regret that Ornge,
Ontario's provider of air ambulance and related services, confirms
there are no survivors of an accident early this morning involving one
of its air ambulance helicopters.
Four members of Ornge's staff were on board the aircraft: two pilots and
two paramedics. No patients were on board. We have notified the
"Everybody at Ornge is deeply saddened by this tragic incident, and our
hearts go out to the families and friends of those who lost their
lives. We will do whatever we can to support them at this difficult
time. We will also co-operate fully with the authorities charged with
investigating the accident," said Dr. Andrew McCallum, President and
CEO of Ornge.
Further details will be made available at a media conference to be held
later today. Time is still to be confirmed.
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