One is dead following canoe accident on Lac St Anne

The incident took place over the weekend

A man died over the weekend in what appeared to be a canoeing incident on Lac St Anne.

Witnesses reported an overturned canoe floating west on the lake Sunday morning it had been seen travelling in the opposite direction earlier.

Authorities found the canoe, then found a man floating face down, he was taken to hospital and pronounced dead.

More from Alberta News


  • Edmonton Sunny -1°C Sunny
  • Fort McMurray Sunny intervals -2°C Sunny intervals
  • Grande Prairie Sunny intervals 1°C Sunny intervals
  • Slave Lake Sunny 2°C Sunny
  • Lac La Biche Sunny -1°C Sunny
  • High Level Sunny intervals 1°C Sunny intervals