3 rescued, 1 dead in canoe accident

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INGLESIDE, Ill. — One man is dead and three people, including two children ages 10 and 11, were rescued after their canoe flipped around 6 p.m. Sunday night.
The four were fishing on Wooster Lake in unincorporated Ingleside when the canoe overturned.

A man onshore saw and jumped into the water rescuing the two children and a man before the Fox Lake Fire Department got there said Battalion Chief Tom Preidis.

The body of the dead man was recovered around 9:15 p.m., Preidis said.

The children and the man that was rescued were just cold and were treated at the scene.

The Lake County Sheriff’s Office is investigating.

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