UPDATE: Man injured in fall from log home at Tradex in Abbotsford

Air ambulance transported the patient to a Lower Mainland hospital.

  • Mar. 11, 2013 5:00 a.m.
Emergency personnel transfer a patient from an ambulance at Tradex to an air ambulance.

Emergency personnel transfer a patient from an ambulance at Tradex to an air ambulance.



A man in his 40s was airlifted to hospital with serious injuries after falling from a log home display at Tradex in Abbotsford on Monday morning.

The man fell 10 to 12 feet, and was then struck by debris and portions of the building.

Tradex, located adjacent to Abbotsford International Airport, was the site of the annual BC Log Home, Timber Frame and Country Living Show over the weekend.

Ambulance and Abbotsford Fire Rescue Service crews arrived on the scene at about 9:30 a.m.

The man was transported by medivac to a Vancouver-area hospital for treatment of suspected head injuries.