An elderly man was pulled from the Nanaimo River (pictured) after entering distress while swimming. Google Earth
July 4, 2017 - 5:24pm
Updated: July 5, 2017 - 1:02pm
NANAIMO — RCMP confirm an elderly man who was in distress while swimming in the the Nanaimo River on Tuesday has died.
Const. Gary O'brien told NanaimoNewsNOW the 73-year-old man died in hospital Tuesday evening after being pulled from the river earlier in the day.