Haliburton Highlands OPP, along with Haliburton County Paramedic Services and Minden Hills Fire Department, responded to reports of a drowning at Three Brothers Falls in the Township of Minden Hills, on Friday, July 26, 2019, at approximately 1:50 p.m.
An 8-year old female (daughter) and a 40-year-old male (Father) were kayaking when they capsized. The female made it safely to shore and the male failed to resurface. The 40-year-old male from Waterford, Ontario was pulled from the water by Emergency Personnel and pronounced deceased. The female and the male were not wearing life-jackets.