Kayaker dies in wa­ters out­side of Hal­i­fax

Cape Breton Post - - NEWS• -

HAL­I­FAX — A 67-year- old man is dead af­ter his kayak tipped over in Wreck Cove in the Lower Prospect area, just out­side of Hal­i­fax. Const. Mark Skin­ner of the RCMP said the man was un­able to get back into his kayak af­ter it tipped, and as the kayak­ers he was with tried to help him get back in, he be­came un­con­scious. “They pulled the man from the wa­ter and they were per­form­ing CPR,” said Skin­ner. Skin­ner said RCMP were called to the scene at 2 p.m. City spokesper­son Bren­dan El­liot said Hal­i­fax Fire was also on the scene of what he called a “pos­si­ble drown­ing.” Metro Hal­i­fax

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