Nfld. & Labrador

Drowning reported outside Labrador City

A Wabush man was found dead Saturday evening in Shabogamo Lake, approximately 19 kilometres east of Labrador City.

A Wabush man was found dead Saturday evening in Shabogamo Lake, approximately 19 kilometres east of Labrador City.

The Royal Newfound Constabulary was called to the area after reports that a boat had over turned.

Two passengers were able to swim safely to shore, but a third man, 64, was reported missing.

His body was found after a search that involved police, fire officials and local cabin owners.

The man's name is being withheld until all of his family can be notified.