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Woman, 57, drowns at Gull Lake in central Alberta

Woman, 57, drowns at Gull Lake in central Alberta
From Global News - August 12, 2017

A woman died Saturday afternoon after the inflatable dingy she was on capsized at Gull Lake in central Alberta.

Blackfalds RCMP and emergency services were called at 1 p.m. to the Aspen Beach day use area, located about 15 kilometres west of Lacombe on the southern tip of the lake.

Police said the 57-year-old was was not a strong swimmer and became separated from the dingy after falling into the water. She was not wearing a life jacket, according to police.

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