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Man drowns in Steep Rock

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Police are investigating the drowning death of a 32-year-old Sapotaweyak Cree Nation man Saturday afternoon.

Swan River RCMP were called to the Steep Rock River swimming area near the Shoal River reserve about an accidental drowning at about 1:30 p.m. Saturday.

Police said the unnamed drowning victim was unresponsive and pronounced dead at the scene.

Swan River RCMP are investigating with the Office of the Medical Examiner, police said.

RCMP are releasing no further information at this time.

 

 

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