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74-year-old man drowns at Port Moody, B.C., marina

A Port Moody police cruiser. Facebook

Port Moody police say a 74-year-old man has drowned at the Reed Point Marina.

Officers, firefighters and paramedics were all called to reports of an accidental drowning, police said.

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However, emergency crews were unable to revive the Burnaby resident.

In a post to Twitter, police sent “sincere condolences” to the family and friends of the victim.

More to come…

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