Emergency services called to action as utility lands in Blue Lake

RESCUE TEAM: Mount Gambier Police Sergeant Matt Bryant, paramedic Lucy Porcelli, Mount Gambier Metropolitan Fire Service retained station officer Rob Baker and retained firefighter Robert Mitchinson all played a major role in the rescue when they boarded the SA Water boat and located the man, before retrieving him and taking him to safety.

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A YOUNG man will remarkably live to tell the tale of how he walked away with only cuts and bruises after his vehicle plunged around 150 metres into the Blue Lake late on Friday evening.

What started as a cry for help at around 11.40pm led to the shocking discovery of a Mitsubishi Triton submerged in the iconic volcanic landmark, which also serves as the city’s water supply.

Just 20 metres above


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