Search Still On For Teens Missing In Algonquin Park

Posted: 2019-07-15 07:39:02 By: hbr

OPP and volunteers are continuing to search for two missing teenagers in the western section of Algonquin Provincial Park this morning.

16 year olds Marta Malek and Maya Mirota, from the Kitchener area were last seen on Thursday on the Western Uplands Trail, between Rainbow Lake and Susan Lake. They had been part of a group camping in the park and both are experienced campers. They had a tent, other equipment and limited supplies.

An OPP helicopter and a fixed-wing plane from the MNRF continue to assist in the search from the air,  while OPP Emergency Response Team (ERT), OPP Canine Unit, officers from several detachments, MNRF Park Wardens and other park staff are scouring the area on the ground.

Police ask that if you see the girls or have any information, please call 1-888-310-1122.