Search Ends With Recovery Of missing man’s body on lake near Huntsville

Son was located; hospital treated and released

The body of a father who went missing while swimming Monday afternoon, has bee recovered.

The father and son went for a swim yesterday in Peninsula Lake near Huntsville. While they were in the water, their boat with mom aboard, drifted away in the wind. Unable to start the motor to get back to them she called 911.

The son was located less than an hour later, and was taken to hospital for treatment and released.

The father’s body was recovered early Tuesday afternoon by officers with the OPP underwater search and recovery team. He is said to be a 56-year-old man from Etobicoke.