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Kayaker Dies in Algonquin Park

Posted: 2018-10-15 14:39:26 By: hbr

Police (OPP) responded to a report of a capsized kayak at Lake of Two Rivers, in Algonquin Provincial Park on Friday.

Police say one of the two men in the kayak was able to safely swim to shore. The second man was located several feet from the shore, unresponsive. CPR was conducted by witnesses and paramedics at the scene and 63 yr. old Thomas Chambers, of Toronto was pronounced deceased.

Police have determined that both men were wearing life jackets. The Office of the Chief Coroner is leading this investigation, with the assistance of the OPP. 

Police have deemed this incident as non-suspicious at this time.