Tags : Oldman River

Fatal incident on Oldman River

A 42-year-old woman is dead following an incident on the Oldman River Monday evening.  Fire and EMS crews responded to a 911 call reporting a person had entered the water and went under near Popson Park.  According to witnesses, the Lethbridge woman whose name is not being released, had floated away from the group and […]Read More

Staying safe while floating down the Oldman River

With the above seasonal temperatures southern Alberta seen last week, the snow in the Rocky Mountains has begun to melt. The increased water is causing the Oldman River to flow at a faster rate than normal, and this could be dangerous for people floating, swimming and kayaking. The Lethbridge Fire Department is reminding residents to plan […]Read More