PHOTOS: White Rock pier crumbles under massive waves, winds

PHOTOS: White Rock pier crumbles under massive waves, winds

One person who was stranded on the structure had to be rescued by helicopter

Dozens of people watched from the shoreline in White Rock on Thursday as a massive storm broke the city’s iconic pier into two.

One person was stranded on the far side of the pier and had to be rescued by helicopter.

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Here are some of the photos taken by Black Press Media reporters and readers:

 

PHOTOS: White Rock pier crumbles under massive waves, winds

Ahead of the waves wreaking havoc on the pier, several boats were docked. (Black Press Media)

Ahead of the waves wreaking havoc on the pier, several boats were docked. (Black Press Media)

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(John Worobec/Twitter)

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Search and Rescue working to grab the person trapped on the end of the pier. (Sheila LaRose/Twitter)

Search and Rescue working to grab the person trapped on the end of the pier. (Sheila LaRose/Twitter)