Victim identified in fatal boating incident
CTV Northern Ontario
Published Wednesday, June 12, 2019 3:30PM EDT
Last Updated Thursday, June 13, 2019 8:31AM EDT
Ontario Provincial Police have identified the vicitm in Tuesday's fatal boating incident as 62-year-old Harmon Pickard of Goulas River.
One man has lost his life on Tilley Lake, north of Sault Ste. Marie, after a boat was found capsized.
OPP from Sault Ste. Marie say they responded to an overturned vessel around 9:30 pm on Tuesday, June 11 in Unincorporated Territory.
Police were assisted by the local marine unit and other fire and rescue crews from the area.
They say that when they arrived on the scene, one male was accounted for, but had to search for two others.
One male was found uninjured, while the other was found deceased.
OPP say the investigation is ongoing.