Yet another person's life was helped by STARS and their helicopter.

At approximately 2:30 p.m. on Monday, January 1, Portage Firefighters responded to a 2-vehicle collision on Flee Island Road, northeast of Portage, near Delta Beach. According to the fire department, they determined that one patient required extrication. One patient was transported by STARS helicopter and EMS transported the other. 

The Portage la Prairie Fire Department thanked the local RCMP, EMS crews, and STARS for assisting with the collision.