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Two snowmobilers missing on Lake of the Woods

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Two snowmobilers are missing on Lake of the Woods after apparently traveling into an open-water area, according to the Ontario Provincial Police, or OPP.


Sgt. Darryl Wright said the incident was reported about 2 p.m. Saturday. It occurred near Cyclone Island, an area of the Northwest Angle on the Canadian side of the lake.

A dive team with the OPP will get to the area today to conduct a search for the missing snowmobilers.

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