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Police Investigate Sudden Death In Muskoka Lakes Twp

Posted: 2021-07-13 14:12:34 By: thebay

Bracebridge OPP are undertaking a death investigation in Muskoka Lakes Twp.

Police say officers were dispatched to an address on Mortimers Point Road this morning after a man was located, unresponsive, in the lake near his seasonal residence.

Officers, along with Muskoka EMS, the OPP Marine Unit and the OPP Underwater Search and Recovery Unit (USRU) attended and pulled the man from the water, but unfortunately life-saving efforts were unsuccessful.

Police say the death is not considered suspicious and a post mortem examination will take place in the coming days.

The victim’s identity is being withheld until next of kin are notified.