Burk’s Falls Man Dies in Hospital after Being Rescued from Magnetawan River
A Burk’s Falls man has died after being rescued from the Magnetawan River.
On Tuesday, Almaguin Highlands OPP says they were called, along with EMS and fire crews, to rescue a man who dove off a dock below the Burk’s Falls dam and didn’t resurface.
Emergency crews were able to get into the 10-feet of water and rescue the 21-year-old.
He later died from his injuries at a local hospital on Wednesday.