35-year-old Bradley Penner of Nipigon was pronounced dead after being found submerged in the water on Saturday morning at High Hill Harbour, north of Beardmore, Ont.

Ontario Provincial Police said they responded to a report of a submerged male at 8:16 a.m. Superior North EMS and the Beardmore Fire Department also went to the scene off of Highway 580.

Police said that around 9:00 a.m. they recovered Penner's body from the water. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The investigation is ongoing and police are awaiting results of a postmortem examination.

The OPP Forensic Indentification Services Unit from Thunder Bay went to the scene to assist with the investigation.

OPP will release more information will be released as it becomes available.