Search underway at the tip of Big Bay Point following Thursday afternoon call for help

Police unable to release details of search and rescue operation underway near Big Bay Point dock

South Simcoe Police, Innisfil Fire, and County of Simcoe Paramedics are on scene at the Big Bay Point Government Docks as part of a search and rescue effort.

Police Sgt. Craig Johnson says first responders were called to the dock at the end of the 30th Sideroad of Innisfil around 3 p.m. Thursday. He went on to say the search is in the very early stages, and cannot release any further information at this time.

The South Simcoe Police boat Marine 1 is involved in the search on Lake Simcoe.