Woman Killed After Boating Accident on Family Lake

By David Klassen

One woman is dead and another is facing charges after a fatal boating accident on Family Lake.

RCMP say just after 4:30 p.m. on Friday, a 32-year-old woman fell overboard of a boat and was subsequently run over by the watercraft. The driver, a 42-year-old woman, has been charged with impaired operation of a boat causing death.

The driver and passenger are both from Pauingassi First Nation.

The name of the deceased woman isn’t being released and police are investigating.