Man drowns 20 feet from beach
A 26 year old man drowned 20 feet away from the shore at the main beach. .
A 26-year-old man died over the weekend at Katepwa Provincial Park.
Witnesses say they saw the man struggling after walking too far into the water – roughly 20 metres from shore on Saturday afternoon.
A number of people tried to help, but were unable to rescue the man. A coroner has ruled the death as accidental.
The RCMP Underwater Recovery team was able to locate and retrieve the body.