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Swimmers Rescue Two People Drowning

Posted: 2018-09-18 09:06:23 By: hbr

Police (OPP) were dispatched to a report of 2 persons possibly drowning off beach area 4 in Awenda Provincial Park in Tiny Township on Saturday.

Emergency Services personnel located a 33 year old male and female on the shore who were physically exhausted after getting into water over their head and were pulled to shore by other nearby swimmers as they appeared unconscious.

Police say the rescued pair who regained consciousness on the beach were transported to an awaiting ambulance and onward to Georgian Bay General Hospital where they were later released after being cleared by medical staff.