High Prairie, Alberta – On August 6, 2017 at approximately 6:20 p.m. High Prairie RCMP received a complaint of a missing boater near the Hilliard’s Bay boat launch on Lesser Slave Lake.
A 40 year old male was fishing on a small pontoon boat when it capsized near the shoreline. High Prairie and Faust RCMP, with the assistance of the Faust Fire Department and Slave Lake Regional Search and Rescue searched the area into the early morning hours.
Search efforts are continuing and an update will be provided when new information becomes available.
High Prairie RCMP