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

Weather

  • Edmonton Light rain shower 17°C Light rain shower
  • Fort McMurray Sunny intervals 11°C Sunny intervals
  • High Level Sunny intervals 12°C Sunny intervals
  • Lac La Biche Sunny intervals 15°C Sunny intervals
  • St. Paul Sunny intervals 13°C Sunny intervals