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.

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