PRINCE GEORGE, BC: Efforts continue today to locate a man that went missing while kayaking over the weekend…
Police say at approximately 3:30 PM on Saturday August 22, 2020, the Prince George RCMP received a report of a missing kayaker on Davie Lake, just north of the community of Bear Lake, BC.
Multiple frontline police officers and the Bear Lake Fire Department attended the lake. Witnesses advised that an adult male went missing after the kayak he was on overturned.
Emergency Management BC was contacted and deployed the Prince George Search & Rescue Society to assist. The surface area of the lake was searched without success. An RCMP helicopter also conducted a search of the lake and shoreline without success.
The BC RCMP Underwater Recovery Team attended the lake on Sunday August 23. Members of that team are continuing their search today.
Further updates will be provided.
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