Life-saving donation gets tested

Kiwanis, Athlone Travel and others celebrate the new Jaws of Life with Oak Bay fire

  • Sep. 9, 2015 5:00 p.m.



Oak Bay Kiwanis

member Roy Patt works the new Jaws of Life Oak Bay Fire Department purchased thanks to fundraising efforts of the Kiwanis and Athlone Travel. Together the two groups raised $27,000 for the new equipment. Athlone’s Liz Smith was also on hand Friday to learn the ins and outs of extricating a person from a vehicle, with help from Oak Bay firefighters, including Duane Adsett and Andy Michaluk, supervising here.