OPP Searching For Missing Anglers

Posted on Thursday, October 11, 2018 12:18 PM

Provincial Police are searching for two missing anglers on the south end of Lake of the Woods.

The two were last seen on a boat near Fadden's Island on Tuesday.

OPP are searching for a silver 16-foot Alumamarine boat with a 25 horsepower Yamaha motor.

The first man is 43-years-old, about 6-foot-3, 230-pounds, wearing camo overalls, a blue rain jacket, a red hoodie and brown boots.

The second man is 75-years-old, wearing a camo snow suit, with green boots and an orange hat.

The OPP Marine and Trails Unit and the OPP Emergency Response Team have been dispatched to the area, with air support on its way pending weather conditions.

Anyone with information, contact OPP at 1-888-310-1122 or 807-548-5534.