A man was rescued in Nova Scotia after spending eight hours pinned under an off-road vehicle.
RCMP were called just after 7 a.m. on Saturday to Stirling Road in Sunken Lake, N.S.
First responders found an off-road vehicle, which had been travelling on Stirling Road, had crashed into a ditch.
The man had been pinned under the machine for about eight hours before being able to call for help.
“The driver of the off-road vehicle suffered serious injuries and was airlifted to a hospital in Halifax by Lifeflight,” RCMP said in a news release.
The investigation is ongoing.
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