Two dead after drowning in Port Sydney, one in hospital
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Two men are dead and one is recovering after a one-hour search and rescue mission in Port Sydney.
Constable Kate McKay with the Huntsville OPP detachment reports officers were called to the scene around 2 PM on Sunday. Three males in their 20s were reported to have gone swimming but had not surfaced. Officers began a search and rescue mission along with the OPP Aviation Services, Underwater Search and Recovery, Huntsville/Lake of Bays Fire Department and Muskoka Paramedic Services.
A 22-year-old was pulled from the water and is now recovering in hospital, a 23-year-old was flown to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead, and a 20-year-old was located and pronounced dead at the scene.
The names of the deceased have not been released.