Firefighters Break Out Rope for Alliston Bridge Rescue

Youngster Ends Up Suspended over Boyne River

A young Alliston lad’s lunch break ended with the fire department called in. New Tecumseth Fire came out around noon today, to rescue a youngster said to have climbed under a rail track bridge near Victoria Street, ending up some 40 feet above the Boyne River. After the rescue, Deputy Fire Chief Shawn Sweeney praised the multi-agency rope rescue, while the young lad was checked out by paramedics.