Teens drown in Peace River
The Peace River near the Fox Lake reserve
RCMP say the three aged 14, 15 and 16, went swimming Friday night in the Peace River near Fort Vermilion.
Police say they were swept away by the current during a family swim Saturday on the Fox Lake reserve.
All three bodies have been located and recovered from the river.
None of the teens were wearing life-jackets.
The names of the teens are not being released.
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