He called firefighters and said his canoe had overturned, and gave an approximate location. There was no contact with him after that.
A search operation is underway for a man whose canoe capsized in the Szczecin Lagoon. So far, it has not been possible to locate him and there is no contact with him – informed the Poviat PSP Headquarters in Police.
The incident took place near Warnołęka (Police poviat).
The man managed to call the firefighters.
Firefighters, rescuers and policemen are looking for him
– He informed us that the kayak capsized. More or less, he gave us his location, i.e. around Warnołęka, by the fairway – said in an interview with PAP the press officer of the Poviat Headquarters of the State Fire Service in Police, brig. Piotr Tuzimek. – Together with this information, he also said that he was losing coverage and the phone would stop working any moment. We have no telephone contact with him right now.
Five units of the fire brigade, SAR, WOPR and the police were dispatched to the site.
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