Un­for­tu­nate out­come, says fire chief

The Compass - - OPINION -

Melinda Pauls also made a point of ex­press­ing her fam­ily’s “deep­est sym­pa­thies” to Sarah and her fam­ily.

Sarah bravely reached out to Chief Verge last week, want­ing to know what Blaine’s fi­nal mo­ments were like. “I as­sured her we were by his side the whole time,” said Verge. She also called in­ves­ti­gat­ing of­fi­cers, hop­ing to find out what hap­pened.

“We may never know what hap­pened,” said Cpl. Coish.

Photo by Ni­cholas Mercer/the Com­pass

Fire­fight­ers use an ex­tri­ca­tion de­vice known as the “Jaws of Life” to help re­move Blaine Des­Roches from his ve­hi­cle on Nov. 5.

Photo by Ni­cholas Mercer/the Com­pass

Har­bour Grace Fire Chief Ray Verge speaks to the me­dia.

Newspapers in English

Newspapers from Canada

© PressReader. All rights reserved.