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Bobs Lake boat crash: Police wrap on-scene probe of fatal boat crash near Kingston, Ont., as details emerge [Video]

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Police have wrapped up their on-scene investigation into a deadly boat crash in eastern Ontario over the long weekend as details of the incident emerge.

The Ontario Provincial Police’s collision reconstruction team is piecing together what happened, spokesman Bill Dickson said Wednesday.

Three young adults died and five other people were taken to hospital after a speedboat ended up on top of a fishing boat on Bobs Lake north of Kingston, Ont., shortly after 9:30 p.m. Saturday.

“We can’t speculate on charges at this point,” Dickson said.”That will depend on the outcome of the investigation.”

Recordings of emergency dispatches posted online reveal a chaotic scene Saturday night as paramedics, police and firefighters raced to the area while dispatchers figured out where rescue boats could be launched.

“OPP and ambulance are reporting two boats have crashed, they can hear people screaming for help,” a dispatcher from South Frontenac Fire and Rescue …

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