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Child survives waterfall plunge at Bridal Veil Falls Provincial Park

A child survived a terrifying fall at Bridal Veils Provincial Park near Chilliwack on Saturday.
A child survived a terrifying fall at Bridal Veils Provincial Park near Chilliwack on Saturday. Global News

Upper Fraser Valley RCMP say a child has survived a terrifying fall at Bridal Veil Falls Provincial Park on Saturday afternoon.

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At about 3 p.m., the child plunged some metres over a waterfall at the popular tourist spot near Chilliwack.

Despite the metres high drop, the child survived.

First responders rushed to the scene and were able to perform first aid.

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The child was taken to hospital in stable condition, and is expected to recover.

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