Port Glasgow, ON - On June 11, 2019 around 12:00 p.m. the Elgin County Ontario Provincial
Police responded to a capsized 14 foot boat in the waters of Lake Erie outside of
Port Glasgow marina.
West Elgin Fire Department along with St. Thomas Elgin Paramedics were also called
to Port Glasgow marina.
Another vessel in the area observed that the boat could no longer be seen and went
to investigate. They found a father and son floating in the water both wearing their
They were able to get safely on board and were brought to awaiting paramedics and
fire on scene.
The father and son were taken to hospital as a precaution and the boat was later
recovered from Lake Erie.
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