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Marine rescue currently underway at Woodbine Beach

Ainsley Smith Aug 10, 2018 12:51 pm

UPDATE: Police say the search has been called off as all people have been accounted for. Two people have been taken to the hospital, one is in life-threatening condition.

Two people were pulled to safety from the lake at Woodbine Beach and police say a third person still remains missing.

According to police, officers received reports around 2:30 pm on Friday afternoon after lifeguards alerted them there were three people in distress in the water near Ashbridges Bay.

Currently, Toronto Fire Chief Matthew Pegg is responding to the marine rescue.

Toronto Fire has seven crews on the scene, along with the fireboat marine crew, which is working alongside Toronto Medics and Toronto Police.

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Ainsley Smith
Ainsley is a Staff Writer at Daily Hive. She's a former Vancouverite turned Torontonian who is passionate about avocado toast, aesthetics, and avocado toast aesthetics. Story idea? E-mail her at [email protected]

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