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Snow Lake man who was reported missing found dead

The 75-year-old was found dead in the water after his abandoned all-terrain vehicle was located near a culvert along a trail where he worked.
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A Snow Lake man reported missing on May 19 was found dead on May 20.

Snow Lake RCMP are investigating the death of a 75-year-old man who was found dead in the water on May 20.

The man was reported missing May 19 after his all-terrain vehicle was found abandoned near a culvert along a trail where he worked.

RCMP officers, conservation officers, the Snow Lake Fire Department and local guides and community members immediately began a search, which ended when his body was found around 10 p.m. Friday night.

The man had left Snow Lake in his vehicle on May 18 and travelled to his cabin. From there, he went by ATV along the trail near which he was found.

Workplace Safety and Health was notified of his death and Snow Lake RCMP continue investigating.