Firefighters assist injured boy out of Nymph Falls area
Two people stand near Nymph Falls along the Comox Valley's Puntledge River on May 12, 2018. Photo by James Wood/98.9 The Goat/Vista Radio.
COURTENAY, B.C- A young boy was injured close to Nymph Falls today.
According to the Courtenay fire department, a call came at 4:00 p.m. to assist with an emergency at the park.
When firefighters arrived, they assisted the 13 year old up from rocks at the river, helping paramedics get him over the trails to a waiting ambulance. He had suffered a non-life threatening injury.
There were no other injuries reported from the scene, and the boy was taken to hospital.
Firefighters were clear by 5:00 p.m.