Danish canoeists found dead on lake in Sweden

Three Danish citizens - two men a boy aged six - have been found dead on a lake on the Swedish-Norwegian border in an apparent canoeing accident.

Rogen Lake, Sweden.

Rogen Lake, Sweden. Image by MasDom / CC BY-SA 2.0

All three were wearing life jackets when they were discovered on the Swedish side of Rogen Lake late on Thursday and, while at least one of the men is known to have had significant experience, rescue workers speculated that the very cold waters may have played a part in their deaths. Search teams were alerted after the group failed to return their rented canoe in Wednesday. Read more: thelocal.se

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