Otter Point Fire Rescue responded to an incident on Kemp Lake on Friday afternnon. (file photo)

Otter Point Fire Rescue responded to an incident on Kemp Lake on Friday afternnon. (file photo)

Kemp Lake mishap results in RCMP and Otter Point Fire Rescue response

Apparent canoeing accident reported

An incident on Kemp Lake this afternoon (Dec. 14) caused RCMP, BC Ambulance and Otter Point Fire Rescue to respond to an apparent boating accident that called for a water rescue response.

Otter Point Fire confirmed that they received a call at 3:15 and responded to the site.

On-line accounts of the incident said that a canoeing accident sent two individuals into the water but that a successful water rescue has occurred.

Those accounts have, as yet, not been independently confirmed.

Further details to come.

Be Among The First To Know

Sign up for a free account today, and receive top headlines in your inbox Monday to Saturday.

Sign Up with google Sign Up with facebook

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Reset your password

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

A link has been emailed to you - check your inbox.



Don't have an account? Click here to sign up
Pop-up banner image