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Man dies after falling through ice at Selkirk’s Memorial Park: RCMP

Selkirk RCMP say a 52-year-old man is dead after falling through the ice on the Red River Sunday. File / The Canadian Press

A 52-year-old man is dead after falling through the ice on the Red River in Selkirk’s Memorial Park.

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RCMP were notified about a man walking on the ice shortly after noon Sunday.

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Police say the man was within 100 metres of the shore when he fell through the ice.

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The man was found by emergency crews but police say he died at the scene.

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