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Man Dies After Boat Capsizes

Posted: 2019-06-25 07:50:39 By: hbr

The Haliburton Highlands OPP and emergency crews responded to a capsized boat on McCaslim Lake on Saturday.

Police say a small aluminum fishing boat occupied by 3 friends fishing capsized. Two of the occupants were able to grab a life jacket found floating on the water and safely returned to shore. The third man disappeared under the surface.

On Sunday, the OPP Underwater Search and Recovery Unit searched McCaslim Lake and located the missing man.

The deceased has been identified as 36-year-old Jeffrey Daniel St-Cyr from Oshawa.