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Officials to release Lake of the Woods snowmobiler info Monday

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Ontario Provincial Police said details of two snowmobilers missing on Lake of the Woods would not be released until Monday morning. The incident has been turned over to the OPP Kenora detachment.


The two reportedly hit an open water area at about 2 p.m. Saturday in an area of the Northwest Angle on the Canadian side of the lake. A third person reportedly survived.

No information has been released on the fate of a driver of a truck that broke through the ice Friday.

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