Five French tourists missing after deadly Quebec snowmobile accident

23 January 2020
2020-01-23 12:55

A tour guide died and five French tourists were missing after a group of snowmobilers plunged through the ice into the water near Québec's Lac-Saint-Jean Tuesday night, police said. Eight French snowmobilers, along with their guide, were hiking near St-Henri-de-Taillon when the accident happened, police said on Twitter on Wednesday. Three tourists were being treated for shock in a hospital in Alma, media reported. Their guide was recovered from the water by firefighters and taken to a hospital, but died on Wednesday morning. Five tourists were missing. Police said a search was under way for the five tourists.

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