Youth dies in Quetico Park

The Atikokan OPP assisted by the Northwest Region Crime Unit is investigating a sudden death on Darky Lake in Quetico Provincial Park.
On Wednesday, a group of canoeists were camped on Darky Lake in Quetico Provincial Park.
During the night, one of the group stopped breathing. After resuscitation attempts failed, two members of the group paddled out to report the incident to police.
Deceased is Alex Stephen Cook, age 19 of Crane Lake, Minnesota.
A post mortem was conducted at Lake of the Woods Hospital yesterday, and results are pending.
The incident is under investigation and foul play is not suspected.

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