Missing child found safe in Culross Township cornfield

An OPP helicopter was instrumental in locating a missing child Tuesday evening in Culross Township.

South Bruce OPP received a report shortly after 5 p.m. that a four-year-old was lost in a cornfield along Concession 8 in Culross.

Local OPP officers were joined by members of the South Bruce Fire Rescue, Victims Services of Bruce-Grey-Perth, the OPP Emergency Response Team, and OPP Aviation Services.

Just as the sun was setting, the helicopter spotted the missing child and directed searchers to the area.

The child was not hurt and was returned to very happy family members.