No fly-thru? Chopper makes pit stop by O'Leary Tim Hortons

Tim Hortons customers in O’Leary, P.E.I., must have done a double-double take last week when a Coast Guard helicopter made a quick stop near the coffee shop.

Unclear why Coast Guard helicopter landed in field beside coffee shop

A Coast Guard helicopter flies over the Tim Hortons in O'Leary last week. (Dwayne Barlow)

Tim Hortons customers in O'Leary, P.E.I., must have done a double-double take last week when a Coast Guard helicopter made a quick stop near the coffee shop.

According to Dwayne Barlow, who took pictures of the landing, one person got out of the helicopter. It's unknown whether the person went inside Tim Hortons.

A Coast Guard helicopter lands in a field by the Tim Hortons in O'Leary last week. (Dwayne Barlow)

The Coast Guard confirmed the helicopter landing, but deferred questions to Transport Canada. Transport Canada says it won't release details about the landing until Monday.