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Helicopter Used to Search for Woman

By Staff Writer | August 8, 2008

An elderly woman went missing from her Lancashire home yesterday and police and mountain rescue teams launched a 10-hour search. According to a Lancashire, U.K. police spokesperson, the police’s EC 135 flew for 5.5 hr before mountain rescue found the woman very close to her home. She was taken to the hospital, where she is recovering.


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