Marine rescue on Okanagan Lake

Emergency crews in Kelowna have been called out to a boat in distress.

Emergency crews are headed out onto Okanagan Lake after reporters of a boat in distress.

The call came in about 3 p.m. Friday afternoon, and 10 people are claimed to be on board.

Both the fire department and the RCMP are deploying boats to the scene for a marine rescue.

The boat is said to be 5 kilometres from shore near the Delta Grand.

A reporter is on scene and will have more information as it becomes available.

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