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Richard Woolcott helps rescue injured surfer

Volcom CEO Richard Woolcott
Volcom CEO Richard Woolcott
By Tiffany Montgomery and Andrew Horan
April 29, 2009 4:20 PM

Updated Thursday 6:11 a.m. with link to new Register story with more details of the rescue

Laguna Beach firefighters are crediting Volcom CEO Richard Woolcott and three other surfers with saving the life of an injured surfer at a remote stretch of Crystal Cove State Park last week.

The injured surfer had to be airlifted to Mission Hospital for treatment, and he is still in the hospital, according to the Orange County Register. The other surfers who helped with the rescue are Dave Carter, Jason Burgess and Benny Atkins, the Register reported.

Here is a link to the story by Register reporter Vik Jolly.


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