Speedboat reportedly sinking near Manhattan Point in Kelowna

This is the third report of a boat found in the lake in the past two weeks

Anybody missing a boat?

Marine rescue crews responded to Manhattan Point in Kelowna around 3:15 p.m. today after reports of a speedboat sinking.

The boat seems to be mostly submerged and still tied to a buoy. Nobody was on board.

This is the third report of a boat found in the lake in the past two weeks.

An ice-covered sailboat was found on Jan. 13 south of Summerland, prompting area residents to ask, “whose boat is this boat?

On Jan. 20, another boat was found leaning on a retaining wall near Manhattan Point.

READ MORE: Whose boat is this boat on Okanagan Lake?

READ MORE: Police search for owner of another icy sailboat on Okanagan Lake


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